LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) – Monday, Comanche County Sheriff Kenny Stradley delivered hams, toys and present playing cards to folks in want because of donations from the neighborhood.
“That is my thirty third yr of doing this. This is without doubt one of the greatest years of individuals turning out and God inspiring folks to present us the cash. We simply are thrilled to loss of life. We got here from solely having about $2000 after we began this to coming as much as about $7000 or $8000 I imply God is nice on a regular basis,” Stradley mentioned.
Stradley estimates that they will have the ability to assist 150 households this vacation season.
Whereas he’s the one delivering the items to households, Stradley mentioned none of this is able to be attainable if the neighborhood hadn’t come collectively to assist them go the additional mile.
“One thing was lacking in legislation enforcement and what was lacking is caring about different folks, eager to be there to assist them. It doesn’t matter what it’s, at all times attempt to assist them. Once we pull up someplace, the unhealthy guys one facet say oh let’s get out of right here, it’s the county, they’ll get us. However the good folks say hey it’s the county, they’ll assist us. We go the additional mile to assist folks,” Stradley mentioned.
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