Ahead of Christmas celebration, Former President United States of America,Barack Obama, dressed up as Santa as he delivered presents and hugs to the sick children at National hospital in DC.
Obama brought holiday cheer to kids at the Children’s National hospital in Washington, DC.
The former president suited up in Santa attire and sang Christmas carols during the special visit Wednesday. He was welcomed by doctors, nurses, hospital workers, parents and children as he arrived in a red hat Obama made his rounds through the hospital carrying a sack of toys that he hand-delivered to children Kurt Newman, president of Children’s National Health, said the kids ‘will be talking about it for years to come’ Trump’s predecessor later thanked the hospital and children for humoring him as their ‘stand-in Santa’
The former president suited up in Santa Claus attire and merrily sang Christmas carols along with with hundreds of doctors, nurses, hospital workers, parents and children during the much-anticipated visit.
Obama was greeted by happy hospital staff and others as he arrived in a red hat and belted out lyrics to We Wish You a Merry Christmas.
The starstruck crowd cheered and shouted in excitement as they exchanged holiday greetings with him.
Obama shared a humbling message to the crowd: ‘I just want to say thank you to all of you guys, we had a chance to talk to some of the wonderful kids and their families.
‘At a time that obviously is tough for folks, as a dad of two girls, you know, I can only imagine.
‘In that situation, to have nurses and staff and doctors and people who are caring for them, and looking after them, and listening to them and just there for them, and holding their hand… that’s the most important thing there is.’
He added: ‘What a great reminder of what the holiday spirit is supposed to be about.’
Trump’s predecessor made his rounds through the hospital to deliver gifts. He carried a sack of toys, including remote-control cars, Hot Wheels sets, nail polish, jigsaw puzzles and more.
He brought tears of joy to one little girl when he stepped foot into her hospital room.
Obama,danced for her and the girl was seen covering her mouth in shock. When Obama wrapped his arms around the child, she broke down in tears.
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