‘A hug comes from the heart’: Group plans to give out free hugs all summer in Greensboro

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Sometimes a hug can turn your day around and put a smile on your face. And a lot were given in Greensboro on Sunday.

A group called “I Rock My Curves the Best” organized the event and plans to give out free hugs all summer. It happened at Center City Park.

The community outreach day has been named “Operation Hugs Heal” on Twitter. It’s an effort to share joy in Greensboro.