Adopt A Letter program Brings Christmas to over 100 Children in the Community at Winter Wonderland!
December 18, 2012
100 children from the Los Angeles community who will not have a Christmas this year were selected for a magical day of ice-skating, entertainment, lunch and the opportunity to win prizes and meet Santa. The event was hosted by Baroness Kimberly Moore and welcomed special guest Mayor Jennifer Rodriguez, Councilmember Daniel Crespo, actress Joyce Giraud and celebrity emcee, David Joyner (the man behind the costume of Barneys and Friends and Hip Hop Harry) and Christmas music by singer Rick Vanderkleijn.
Prior to the event Moore visited every child at their home 2 weeks prior to the eventwith a telegram from the North Pole and personal invitation from Santa to attend the event. Families were given special tickets and bus passes and were told to meet at City Hall at 12pm on Sunday Dec 16th at Bell Garden’s City Hall. Moore arrange 2 school buses from Montebello district to pick up the families and transport them to the Regency Plaza Century Plaza Hotel for a day to remember.