Dalhart police begin Operation Blue Santa

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) – Operation Blue Santa is Dalhart Police Departments’ approach to carry Christmas to kids within the space who’re on free or lowered lunches, by donating clothes objects, private care, and toys.

DPD noticed the necessity and responded to assist make the vacation’s happier for these kids.

“We didn’t notice on the time, what number of of our college students in Dalhart ISD had been really on this system, there’s near 900 college students on this system,” stated DPD Interim Police Chief Jimmy Johnson.

DPD Cpl. Erica Trevino kick began the venture two years in the past, when she started reaching into her personal pocket.

“After I began working right here I used to be very shocked to see a number of the homes with kids that had nothing,” stated Trevino.

Trevino has gone past the decision of obligation to verify so many of those kids don’t go with out toys and garments.

“We’re right here for everyone in all facets. So to have the ability to begin up a venture like this to assist the youngsters in my group means a lot to me,” stated Trevino.

Dalhart police are asking for hygiene merchandise, clothes objects, and toys to be donated to the station. They’re additionally taking financial donations.

You may also scan the QR code on the flyer to donate via their Amazon hyperlink.

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