Military families often depend on non-profit organizations to make their holidays special. Our family has been blessed many times by some of the organizations below.
Here’s a run down of the different holiday programs that are happening around San Diego County
Camp Pendleton –
MOM4USA SAN ONOFRE HOLIDAY FOOD/GIFT GIVEAWAY
San Onofre Community Center
Saturday December 7th
More details to come
ASYMCA Camp Pendleton Secret SANTA, 2013
Wish list sign up will start in the next couple of weeks on the ASYMCA Camp Pendleton website. Secret SANA is for military families of the rank E4 and below with children and stationed on Camp Pendleton.
ASYMCA San Diego SuperParent Holiday Toy Program
Signups start November 4th for the Armed Services YMCA San Diego’s SuperParent Holiday Toy Program. SuperParents selected through a lottery are provided the opportunity to choose two free toys for each of your children from the selection of thousands of toys in our ASY ‘toy store’ at the ASYMCA Murphy Canyon military housing site.
For active duty E-7 and below stationed and/or living in San Diego.
USO San Diego Santa Store
The 2013 Santa Store will be held on Tuesday, December 3rd and Thursday, December 5th from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the USO San Diego Downtown Center and Saturday, December 7th from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at San Diego Harley Davidson. NOTE: Please do not contact San Diego Harley Davidson as this is a USO San Diego program. Only children ages 4-10 are eligible to register for the shopping portion of the Santa Store event. Other siblings outside of this age bracket are able to attend the event, visit with Santa and enjoy a meal so long as they are attending with a registered child. Please note you must have at least one child registered for Santa Store to attend.
In-person registration starts on Thursday, October 17th and Friday, October 18th from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., or until it is full. Registration will be held at the USO San Diego Downtown Center located at 303 A Street, Suite 100, San Diego, CA, 92101. You will be able to choose your date and time for Santa Store during registration.