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Photos with Santa fundraiser benefits The Wolfe Center

BEMIDJI -- A “Photos with Santa” fundraiser will be held from 1:30 to 6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 7 at First Presbyterian Church, at the intersection of Fifth Street and Minnesota Avenue in downtown Bemidji.

With each $5 donation, participants will receive one 4x6 photo with Santa. Participants also will be able to view the photo in case they would like to order other prints, which they can do with cash or check, a press release said. Free treats from Big Apple Bagel, Minnesota Nice Cafe and Culligan will be available.

The event is hosted by Noemi Aylesworth, real estate agent with Real Living First Realty, and Trish Barthorpe of Photography by Trish.

The event will support The Wolfe Center, a nonprofit, overnight shelter for homeless chronic inebriates, the release said.