More than 1,700 Gold Star family members just got back from a trip to Disney World the families called the “Snowball Express”—an official program of the Gary Sinise Foundation.
The children and spouses of fallen soldiers were loaded into 15 airplanes and treated to an all-expenses paid five-day vacation in Orlando, Florida.
Bravo, sir. Thank God for men like you.
In Chicago, the families were blessed with a beautiful sendoff at the airport, with supporters dressed in holiday and other festive gear cheering, clapping, and ringing jingle bells.
At the Los Angeles airport, Santa and Mrs. Claus arrived in a helicopter to visit the children, give them presents, and offer a photo opportunity.