Thank you to all the local veterans and veteran organizations that attended the J.R. Perez Elementary School cadets end-of-the-school-year party on May 23, 2019 and who donated bicycles for them. The cadets were very appreciative and I would like to publicly thank all the donors. Donations were made by the following: Abel “Pirre” Saenz, Mr. and Mrs. Adrian Trevino, Al Garcia Insurance Agency, America’s Last Patrol Inc. Post 1, Kleberg County Service Officer Arturo Pecos, Maria and Bruce R. Schueneman, Chico and Maria Favela, Dora and Angie Martinez, Mr. and Mrs. Elias Cuevas, Elks Lodge No. 1926, Elks Auxiliary No. 1926, Ernest L. Anderson American Legion Post 99 and Family (Auxiliary Unit 99, Riders Chapter 99, Sons of the American Legion Squadron 99), Mr. and Mrs. Felipe Rosa, Grace’s Clips and Fades Barbershop, Assistant County Attorney  J. Dean Craig, Julian Gutierrez, Ken and Yvonne Moses, Kleberg County Attorney Kira Talip-Sanchez, MS3 R. M. Santiago USN DAV Chapter 203, Norma Martinez, Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Reyes, Rene Ramirez, Mr. and Mrs. Rolando Chapa, Mr. and Mrs. Rolando Prieto, Sherri and Russell Greene, Sam Fugate Law Firm, Steve Cothern, Col. Steven Crites, T.J. Dobson and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2375.

Again, thank you for your donations. All the veterans appreciate all you do for them during the school year.


Gonzalo P. “Bucho” Ruiz

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