Summarized by the Alliance for Fort Gordon
Published November 19, 2021
For many, the holiday season is synonymous with giving and receiving. But for some military families, financial restraints and hardships make it challenging to give – particularly the junior enlisted with children. That’s where Fort Gordon Christmas House comes in.
What started out as an act of kindness by a group of nurses at Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center 55 years ago has since evolved into a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, made possible by the hard work and dedication of countless volunteers. And while the program has undergone many changes throughout the years, its mission remains the same: to bring joy and new toys to military families.