Chicago Bulls and the USO of IL, Celebrate Christmas with Soldiers and their Families

By Lt. Col. Scott Bleichwehl, Office of the Chief of Public Affairs-MidwestDecember 12, 2009

Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng autographs a T-shirt for Private Kristopher Craig of the 1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment, Illinois Army National Guard during the Chicago Bulls' Annual Christmas party for service members, their families and inner-city youth.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng autographs a T-shirt for Private Kristopher Craig of the 1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment, Illinois Army National Guard during the Chicago Bulls' Annual Christmas party for service members, their families and inner-city youth. (Photo Credit: Lt. Col Scott Bleichwehl-OCPA-MW) VIEW ORIGINAL
Kacie Basto, daughter of Major Adonis Basto, HHC 416th Theater Engineer Command, U.S. Army Reserve describes her wish list to Santa during the Chicago Bulls' Annual Christmas party for service members, their families and inner-city youth.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Kacie Basto, daughter of Major Adonis Basto, HHC 416th Theater Engineer Command, U.S. Army Reserve describes her wish list to Santa during the Chicago Bulls' Annual Christmas party for service members, their families and inner-city youth. (Photo Credit: Lt. Col. Scott Bleichwehl OCPA-MW) VIEW ORIGINAL
Maj. Adonis Basto, his daughter and Maj. Bruce Townsend of HHC 416th Theater Engineer Command, U.S. Army Reserve, pose with the Chicago Bulls' mascot "Bennie" during the Bulls' Annual Christmas party for service members, their families and inner-city youth.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Maj. Adonis Basto, his daughter and Maj. Bruce Townsend of HHC 416th Theater Engineer Command, U.S. Army Reserve, pose with the Chicago Bulls' mascot "Bennie" during the Bulls' Annual Christmas party for service members, their families and inner-city youth. (Photo Credit: Lt. Col. Scott Bleichwehl OCPA-MW) VIEW ORIGINAL