Traverse City Fire Dept. Helping Kids Celebrate Birthdays Amid Coronavirus Crisis

While many are disappointed about canceling celebrations for things like birthdays because of the coronavirus crisis, a local fire department is trying to bring a smile to birthday boys and girls!

Tuesday Juliana turned 5 years old in Traverse City. 03 24 20 Gt Fire Bday Sot

While she was stuck at home, the Traverse City Fire Department treated her to a special birthday surprise!

They drove right up her driveway, lights and all, to wish her a happy birthday.

“”It’s was just something fun to make her day special, we have been doing a lot special things at home and it was just an extra special surprise,” said Christi Nowak, Juliana’s mom.

The fire department says if you live within city limits and have a child celebrating a birthday, you can reach out to them on Facebook to request a similar celebration.

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