NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Children spending Christmas in the hospital on Staten Island got a special delivery Tuesday.

The NYPD joined forces with Santa to bring toys to pediatric patients at Richmond University Medical Center.

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Participants say they just wanted to make the holidays as normal as possible for the kids, and it’s all worth it when they see their faces light up.

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The toys are donated through officers, Toys for Tots and the community.

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