Sycuan sponsored family holiday party for people with multiple sclerosis

by Rick Griffin

For the 11th consecutive year, the Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation, owners of the Sycuan Resort & Casino in El Cajon, sponsored the National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s free annual Sycuan Family Holiday Party for people with MS, as well as their family members and caregivers. The National MS Society in San Diego said about 750 people, including about 175 families, attended the event held Saturday, Dec. 14, at the San Diego Community Concourse’s Golden Hall in Downtown San Diego. The holiday party featured a brunch, entertainment and gifts for children delivered by one of Santa’s helpers. Sycuan has sponsored the annual event since 2003.