By Rani Henderson Special to West Hawaii Today | Friday, December 11, 2020, 12:05 a.m.
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Franz Weber shopping for infant supplies at a local store. (Franz Weber/Courtesy Photo)
In this 2019 file photo, community volunteer extraordinaire, Franz Weber, helps out at last year's JBBR running event. Through his non-profit, Paying It Forward West Hawaii, Weber continues the cycle of giving by helping to facilitate donations for this year's Shop With a Cop. (Makena Becker/Hawaii Sport Events)
For the last 21 years, the annual Shop With a Cop Program on the Big Island has been the Christmas community event 50 at-risk youth on the Big Island look forward to — being teamed up with officers from the Hawaii Police Department for an unforgettable holiday shopping spree at Target.