NLPOA Three Kings Event

Greetings Members,

Our Annual Christmas Train/Three Kings event is upon us and we are excited and honored to once again be the proud host of such a great cause.  For years the annual “Christmas Train/Three Kings Event” has brought happiness and joy to over thousands of boys and girls in our neighboring City of Tecate, Mexico.  This could not have been done without the hard work and efforts its founders, Charles and Margaret Coval, the Stewart Family, and the many volunteers that come out each year.    If you have not been part of this great event in the past, it is not too late to experience the gratitude and appreciation of all those involved along with making a much needed difference in the lives of those who need it most.  There will be two opportunities for you to help.  As mentioned, we could not do this without you. Please see the following for more information.

Event Details:

Packing- The packing of over 3,000 gift bags will be held on Sunday, December 18, 2016 from 0800 until approximately 1400 hours at Specialty Produce located at 1929 Hancock Street, San Diego, CA 92110.  If you wish to help with the packing please email Brian Avera as soon as possible at bavera@pd.sandiego.gov<mailto:bavera@pd.sandiego.gov> to confirm your attendance and obtain more information.

The Christmas Train Event-  The distribution will be held on Sunday, January 8 , 2016 in Tecate, Mexcio.    Volunteers have the option of meeting in the parking lot of the Edward Cinema Theaters located at 2951 Jamacha Road, El Cajon, CA 92019 on the morning of the event. Please arrive no later than 7:45 A.M.  Together, volunteers may carpool and travel the Tecate border where a check-in will occur.   You may also drive directly to the Tecate border where all volunteers will gather no later than 8:30 A.M. and promptly cross the border into Tecate, Mexico.  If you plan on participating in the Christmas Train event please email Diana Hyatt as soon as possible at dhyatt@psrm.org<mailto:dhyatt@psrm.org> to confirm your attendance and obtain more information.

*Please note, proof of U.S citizenship will be required for all U.S. border crossings i.e. U.S. passport or a government identification along with a birth certificate.  Additional information will be provided upon registration and confirmation of attendance at each event.

Ruben Gutierrez, President
NLPOA San Diego Metro Chapter
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