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Scenes From 2018 First Responders Christmas Dinner

on December 18, 2018 - 8:18pm

Local first responders including police officers, firefighters, paramedics, 911 dispatchers, police chaplains and fire chaplains and their families were treated to a Christmas Dinner Saturday night sponsored by several churches to thank them for all they do throughout the year to take of and protect the community. The event was held at the First United Methodist Church of Los Alamos. Photo by Kateri Morris

Scene from annual first responders Christmas Dinner Saturday night at the First United Methodist Church of Los Alamos. Photo by Kateri Morris

Scene from annual first responders Christmas Dinner Saturday night at the First United Methodist Church of Los Alamos. Photo by Kateri Morris

By CAROL A. CLARK
Los Alamos Daily Post
 
The First United Methodist Church of Los Alamos hosted the annual Christmas Dinner Saturday evening for local first responders at the church at 715 Diamond Dr.
 
A variety of local churches participate in the event to honor police officers, firefighters, paramedics, police chaplains and fire chaplains for all they do throughout the year to take of and protect the community.

Los Alamos Police Chief Dino Sgambellone and Fire Chief Troy Hughes attended the event and expressed gratitude to the churches for this kind gesture.

“We continue to be very thankful and blessed for the support we receive from these churches and each congregation,” Chief Sgambellone said. “The support means a great deal to the first responders and their families.”

Chief Hughes agreed saying, “We cannot thank the multiple churches and members enough for hosting such a fun event to recognize our first responders. We are humbled by the tremendous effort they display every year to make our holiday season a little brighter.”

Scene from annual first responders Christmas Dinner Saturday night at the First United Methodist Church of Los Alamos. Photo by Kateri Morris

Church volunteers work behind the scenes at the annual first responders Christmas Dinner Saturday night at the First United Methodist Church of Los Alamos. Photo by Kateri Morris. Photo by Kateri Morris

Church volunteers work behind the scenes at the annual first responders Christmas Dinner Saturday night at the First United Methodist Church of Los Alamos. Photo by Kateri Morris. Photo by Kateri Morris

Scene from annual first responders Christmas Dinner Saturday night at the First United Methodist Church of Los Alamos. Photo by Kateri Morris

Scene from annual first responders Christmas Dinner Saturday night at the First United Methodist Church of Los Alamos. Photo by Kateri Morris


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