SOURCE: Los Angeles World Airports

December 14, 2007 08:00 ET

Reminder - Media Advisory: LA/Ontario International Airport "Holiday Heroes" Bring Smiles and Toys to Children in Need

ONTARIO, CA--(Marketwire - December 14, 2007) -


WHAT:     LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT) will host its annual
          "Holiday Heroes" celebration for 168 children from low-income and
          disadvantaged families.  The children, who are students from
          local after-school programs, will be treated to a traditional
          holiday dinner and entertainment with all the trimmings and a
          special visit from Santa Claus who will arrive by helicopter.
          Each child will also receive a new gift-wrapped toy.  The toys
          were donated by airport employees and local businesses during
          ONT's annual "Holiday Heroes" toy drive.

WHO:      Airport and public officials
          Airport firefighters
          Children and parents
          School teachers and volunteer staff

WHEN:     Friday, December 14, 2007
          4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

WHERE:    LA/Ontario International Airport Fire Station (Safety Base)
          1230 Tower Drive
          Ontario, California 91761
          (909) 975-5570

VISUALS:  Community mascots mingling with the children

          Santa Claus arrival via helicopter and mingling with the children

          Children receiving and opening gifts around Santa Claus

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Harold Johnson
    (909) 975-5360