(Seguin) -- The KWED Christmas Angel is officially on the search for a deserving and special family this holiday season. Local kids are being invited to explain to the KWED Christmas Angel why their families should be blessed with some holiday cash.
Kids age 18 and under are encouraged to write a letter explaining why their family needs or deserves $500 cash.
As part of the contest, the winning letter will be read by the child to his or her family live on the air just a few days before Christmas. The winning letter along with photos of the family will also be printed in an upcoming edition of the Seguin Daily News.
All entries must include the name of the student submitting the letter along with their address and phone number. Letters without a name or phone number will not be considered for the contest.
The concept behind the contest is to illustrate the true spirit of giving and sharing in the Christmas season.
The winning letter will be chosen by an anonymous panel of judges not employed at Seguin Radio KWED or the Seguin Daily News.
All letters for this year's contest must be submitted by 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17 at the radio station located at 609 E. Court St. The radio station is open Mondays through Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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