MIAMI (CBSMiami) – It was a dream come true for dozens of deserving Miami-Dade kids.

On Friday, they got to go on a back to school shopping spree.

Dick’s Sporting Goods, with an assist from former Miami Dolphins offensive tackle Vernon Carey, made it all possible.

CBS4 photojournalist Abel Castillo tagged along and filed the photo essay at the top of this page.

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