Trans-Siberian Orchestra isn't making its traditional Holiday swing through El Paso or Las Cruces this season, but they've certainly made an impact here. However, the band's greatest impact in the Borderland may have come off-stage in 2008.

That was the year where, while being interviewed by the KLAQ Morning Show, TSO's Paul O'Neill handed $2,500 to KLAQ and challenged us to find some of the neediest groups or families in El Paso and give them the money!

We decided to divide the money into five $500 gifts. One gift in particular made for an incredible, memorable Christmas moment...