New Mexico: This is our time, our opportunity! Imagine your handcrafted ornament hanging from this years Capitol Holiday Tree in Washington, D.C. This year 3,000 thousand handcrafted ornaments are needed for the big Capitol Holiday Tree and 2,000 ornaments are need for 65 smaller Companion Trees.
New Mexico schoolchildren K-12 (public, charter, private, parochial and home-schooled) are invited to create and donate 3,000 ornaments for the big Capitol Holiday Tree and be eligible to enter a drawing to win a free trip to Washington D.C., to view the tree lighting ceremony in December. One student, along with his/her parents or legal guardian and teacher will be chosen for this honor.
Community groups, organizations, artisans and Native American groups, and individuals, are encouraged to create and donate up to 2,000 ornaments for the 65 smaller Companion Trees.
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