It’s the best feeling knowing that you are being praised for your sacrifices. This military family thinks they are being honored at a basketball game as part of a Hometown Heroes program. The program is in the place to honor the families of deployed military members. This normally consists of a video message and an on the field pass for a little game or camera time. The family in the clip below is all smiles and just excited for a chance to be court side.
Little do they know, their soldier is back from Afghanistan and is behind the scenes at the game, ready to surprise his family! The reactions of everyone involved is exceptional. Screams of joy, hiding their eyes in disbelief, and of course those happy tears.
Whenever a soldier gets to surprise his or her family, it is always an incredible moment.