Operation Santa Claus provided a big gift to 22 northern Nevadan families, thanks to generous supporters and an incredible parade.
Hundreds of families, friends, donors, civic and community leaders, and Santa and Mrs. Claus joined together for an exciting day. An eye-opening aircraft parade began the day, which included the serving of a hearty meal and distribution of many gifts. In all, the aviation community bonded together to fulfill the Christmas wishes of 22 beautiful families.
Comments received included:
“What an incredible event that brings gifts and joy to families at a time in the year and their lives when it is most needed”!!!
“What a privilege it is to work with the Reno Tahoe Airport authority, the Reno Tahoe Aviation Group, the Civil Air Patrol, Atlantic Aviation and our aviation brothers and sisters in the community to support the Children’s Cabinet and provide a Christmas with gifts and joy to so many families”!!!
If you missed the event, the following photos illustrate the fun and excitement...and a little warmth.