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Kids at UCHealth Memorial get their trick or treat on

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Kids at UCHealth Memorial are getting their trick-or-treat on. Kids at UCHealth Memorial are getting their trick-or-treat on.
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Kids at UCHealth Memorial in Colorado Springs are getting their trick-or-treat on.  Spirit Halloween pop up stores, brings it’s “Spirit of Halloween” program to hospital’s youngest patients.

Spirit of Halloween brings in costumes and makeup to the kids who don't have the ability to get out.  

Andrew Wiens is a store manager with Spirit of Halloween, “Those kids who don't have costumes we absolutely bring the costumes here and gift bags.  We just to make sure that we take the scariness out of being at a hospital, where kids are having treatments and testing and hopefully put a smile on a child's face.”

The Spirit of Halloween program has raised 37 million dollars to provide funding for art, music, aquatic and pet therapy programs to pediatric units nationwide.

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