H-E-B Feast of Sharing at GRB on Dec. 12

November 28, 2010 5:14:21 PM PST
More than 10,000 Houston area residents are expected to gather on December 12 for the 5th Annual H-E-B Feast of Sharing taking place at the George R. Brown Convention Center. Hundreds of H-E-B and community volunteers will work together to prepare and serve more than 10,000 meals to the community. All together, 2,500 lbs of glazed ham; 310 gallons of mashed potatoes; 180 gallons of vegetable medley; 120 gallons of turkey gravy; 700 apple pies; 10,000 dinner rolls; and soft drinks will be served.

In addition to a free meal complete with all the holiday trimmings, a full afternoon of fun will be at hand, with a Winter Wonderland featuring children's activities and crafts; a visit from Santa Claus; prizes and live on-stage entertainment. Social service organizations will also be on-hand to provide attendees with helpful information. Additionally, 500 free flu shots will be available to attendees on a first come, first serve basis.