Despite doctor’s prognosis, school administrator Peggy Puckett is determined to win her fight against cancer. Little does she know, she’s not in this fight alone!
The FOX5 Surprise Squad delivers a 30-minute special featuring the biggest surprises and follows up on families like the Chili’s waitress who received a $12,000 tip from the Squad. This heartwarming show packs a powerful dose of feel-good and inspirational stories. Hosted by FOX5’s Monica Jackson and Cassandra Jones.
A mother of five gains guardianship of three children after a tragedy. Now, her new family of 10 is in desperate need, but what they don’t know is they’ll be part of the FOX5 Surprise Squad’s biggest surprise ever! Special thanks to our Surprise Squad partners United Nissan, America First Credit Union, Albertson’s and Vons.
The FOX5 Surprise Squad met Margaret Payne over the summer during a surprise mission at Albertsons. When offered her surprise, Payne wanted to pay it forward instead, saying she doesn’t have a family around for all of those groceries. Fast forward to Thanksgiving week and the Surprise Squad sought out “Ms. Margaret” to make sure she has a family this holiday. Thanks to our Surprise Squad partners United Nissan, America First Credit Union and Albertsons/Vons.
It pays to be nice! A sweet homecoming proposal at Shadow Ridge High School gets the attention of the FOX5 Surprise Squad … and OMG! what a memorable night it turns out to be. Daniel Rivas, 17, has Down Syndrome and dreamed of going to the dance but was turned down. So Kylie Fronius, a 10th grader steps up. Her simple act of kindness prompts a night of surprises no one could have imagined!
An aunt writes the FOX5 Surprise Squad about her 11-year-old nephew who was recently diagnosed with Leukemia and now desperately awaiting a bone marrow match. You won’t believe how the Squad turned this little warrior into an MVP!