Vail Valley Salvation Army works to help Eagle County families this Christmas

24th December, 2014 by

By Melanie Wong

EAGLE COUNTY — It was nearly 20 years ago that Daniel Martinez Sr. (name has been changed for privacy reasons), received a visit from the Vail Valley Salvation Army that he remembers vividly to this day. Their son, Daniel Jr. (name has been changed), was 3 years old, and the family had fallen in hard times. The elder Martinez had recently lost his job and been deported back to Mexico. He was able to return to the States quickly, but his wife also quit her job in fear of being deported herself. Christmas was approaching, and the only thing their …

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