Obama family sends Christmas card to New York arson victim Safyre Terry

(CREDIT: Facebook)

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (TODAY)–The Christmas season keeps getting more magical for Safyre Terry, the 8-year-old girl whose request for Christmas cards went viral earlier this month.

The latest to send their holiday wishes to the young girl are President Barack Obama and his family, who mailed Safyre their official holiday card along with a personal note from the First Lady, praising her for her bravery.

Safyre lost her father and three siblings in a 2013 arson fire.

“When the President and I heard your story, we wanted to be sure you had a White House holiday card to add to your collection,” Michelle Obama wrote in the letter. “You sound like such a brave girl and you have inspired so many people around the world, including Barack and me.”

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