The jolly man in the red suite was going around town today spreading holiday cheer.
During the Fall cycle Community Foundation of Abilene awarded over $300,000 in grants to non-profits.
Santa Claus delivered checks to some of the organizations New Horizon being one of them.
They provide temporary housing to kids who were physically or sexually abused.
New horizon provides care throughout the entire state of Texas currently they can only house up to 30 kids
They were awarded $20,000 dollars and the money will go to the expansion of their facility.