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2007/10/23

Sharing and Caring for Our Troops

More than a dozen members of the Navajo Nation Honor Riders arrive on their motorcycles Tuesday at the Gallup Cultural Center with Navajo Nation Council speaker Lawrence T. Morgan to present care packages to the South West Indian Foundation for distribution to US Troops in Iraq.


Members of the Navajo Nation Honor Riders surround Navajo Nation Council Speaker Lawrence T. Morgan as he reads a proclamation Tuesday morning at the Gallup Cultural Center following a motorcycle run from Window Rock to Gallup. The Care Package Honor Run began in 2003 and are a collaboration between the Office of the Speaker, the Southwest Indian Foundation office in Gallup, NM, and the Dept. of Navajo Veterans to provide packages for active-duty service personnel.


Kyle Crandall, 4, (left to right) Brandon Reyes, 4, and Patrick Reyes, 5, hold hands with Leonard Day Sr. as they walk to their vehicle Tuesday after watching the Navajo Nation Honor Riders arrive at the Gallup Cultural Center on Historic Route 66 in Gallup.

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