More than 1,200 toys and donations totaling more than $2,400 were raised for The NETWORK of Community Ministries through Saturday’s 41st annual Christmas Parade.
There were 115 groups from the Richardson community in the parade, which ran along Coit Road. This year’s parade theme was “Reindeer Games,” and entries included school groups, bands, floats and neighborhood organizations.
Winners were announced in a variety of categories Saturday evening before the opening of Santa’s Village. Winners included:
- Good Shepherd Catholic School—Spirit of Giving
- JJ Pearce High School Cheerleaders—Spirit Award
- Adventure Guides Wolverines—Grand Marshal Award
- Cub Scout Pack 871—Chairman’s Award
- Berkner Ramblers—Mayor’s Award
For a complete list of winners, click here.
The parade will be rebroadcast on CITV (channel 16 on Time Warner Cable and channel 99 on AT&T U-Verse) Dec. 11-Jan. 1, at 2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. The video will also be available on demand at www.cor.net.