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Food bank volunteer receives car, $10,000, and hundreds of gifts in Christmas surprise

The Boise group Praynksters, known for their giving mobs, organized this for her.

BOISE, Idaho — A local food bank volunteer who usually gives her time was on the receiving end of something special this week.

After losing her husband a few years ago in an accident, medical bills piling up, and becoming a foster parent to two of her grandkids, Shannon found herself receiving from the food bank.

She started volunteering there to give back.

The Boise group Praynksters, known for their giving mobs, organized this for her.

She received $10,00, a car, hundreds of gifts, and the food bank got a $1,000 donation.

Many individuals and organizations participated, including Love Inc and True Hope Food Bank.