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Christmas dinner for the homeless and less fortunate
Published on Fri, Dec 21, 2012 (8:13 a.m.)WHAT: A traditional Christmas dinner will be served to the homeless and less fortunate on Christmas Day. Approximately 1,200 meals are expected to be served. Executive Chef Juan Carlos Penate is planning a menu of Carved Roasted Turkey with Supreme Sauce, Broccoli Polonaise, Tricolor Fingerling Potatoes with Fresh Dill, Dinner Roll and Butter and Crème Brulee.
The Catholic Charities St. Vincent Lied Dining Facility has been serving meals to the community’s homeless and needy men, woman and children since 1965.
WHO: The doors are open to anyone who would like to attend, free of charge.
More than 125 volunteers will serve the meals.
WHEN: Christmas Day
Tuesday, December 25, 2012 from 10a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Catholic Charities St. Vincent Lied Dining Facility
1501 Las Vegas Blvd N. (Owens and Las Vegas Blvd. North)
Catholic Charities is one of the largest nonprofit social service providers in the state, offering the most comprehensive range of human services. Catholic Charities includes more than 20 diverse programs designed to help people, from infants to seniors, regardless of race, religion, or creed. For More information about Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada please visit: http://www.catholiccharities.com/