New Jersey Man pays over $12,000 Worth layaway's off for family's in need at Toys-R-US.
Now Nicknamed the ,"Layaway Angel" A Man in New Jersey, identified as Charlie K, spent this Black Friday putting together a great Holiday surprise for dozens of local families and kids that has created a buzz. Charlie, told CBS 3 that he woke up Friday morning planning to shop for his son when a bright idea hit him which was to spend spend spend. He went over to the Toys R Us store in the town of Cherry Hill in New Jersey, where he paid for orders that customers had put on layaway. He wound up paying for more than 62 orders totaling over $10,700, according to WMUR. On top of that, Charlie K. also purchased an additional $2,000 worth of toys for Toys for Tots, a charity run by the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve that brings Christmas gifts to children whose parents can’t afford them
Charlie says “I’m trying to bring some happiness to people, to the community that brought happiness to me and my family,” he told CBS 3. “I love this community and I am trying to provide back to it.” A Toys R Us spokeswoman confirmed the good deed. “We love the heartwarming acts of one secret Santa who visited Toys R Us Cherry Hill this morning - Charlie K. paid off more than 62 Layaway orders totaling approximately $10,780,” the spokeswoman told NJ.com.