Ramona VFW’s Santa Christmas Drive ends with special delivery to Royal Vista military families

Ramona VFW Post 3783's motorcycle brigade leads Santa and others delivering presents to the post's adopted military families on 11th Street. Sentinel photo/Maureen Robertson

Steering his motorized sleigh down 11th Street, Ramonan Bill Bryant — with his wife Judy, Santa Claus and a

Santa, Bill and Judy Bryant and Ramona VFW and auxiliary members wave as they ride Bill Bryant's motorized sleigh on the way to deliver presents to this year's adopted military families. Sentinel photo/Maureen Robertson

Ramona VFW crew — waves as they head toward the Ramona Vista military housing to deliver toys, clothing and other gifts to 34 children on Saturday afternoon.

Santa’s Christmas Drive also includes trees, turkeys and gift cards for the rest of the Christmas meal for VFW Post 3783’s adopted military families. Money to pay for the annual event comes from the post’s Christmas in October dinner and other donations.

VFW and auxiliary members, Ramona Boys Scouts, Ramona Rotarians and Ramona High School Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps members participated in a gift wrapping party at the post, 2247 Kelly Ave., on Dec. 11.

For more information about the Ramona post and its

Sentinel photo/Maureen Robertson

activities, call 760-789-788 or visit vfw3783.com.

A neighborhood dog barks as he watches the motorcycle brigade, motorized sleigh carrying Santa with elves and helpers, and a stream of other vehicles packed with presents ride into the military housing complex on 11th Street. Sentinel photo/Maureen Robertson

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Posted by Maureen Robertson on Dec 24 2013. Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Featured Story, News, Ramona. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

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