Here’s some good news to lift your spirits. “Layaway angels” are committing random acts of kindness nationwide, and word is spreading across social media. Strangers show up at big retail stores and cover the costs for shoppers who can’t afford to pay for their Christmas items on layaway.

It’s been a tradition at many Kmart stores for years:

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These secret Santas are inspiring others to aim high and do good. Making spirits bright!

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