Councilman Dee Andrews to Host 5th Annual “Serving With A Thankful Heart”
2012-11-05 · By Editor
Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews is pleased to announce his 5th Annual “Serving With A Thankful Heart” Thanksgiving Banquet on Monday, November 19, 2012, at Ernest S. McBride Park, Long Beach.
Councilman Andrews, along with community partners Long Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau, Hotel Maya, Hilton and Hyatt Hotels, and the Long Beach Yellow Cab Company will once again host a Thanksgiving banquet. This is their fifth year of providing the community a free traditional Thanksgiving meal with all the trimmings served by special guest servers such as City Manager, Pat West, and Long Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau President, Steve Goodling as well as over 100 volunteers.
“I love this particular event because we are able to bring so much joy during this Thanksgiving holiday. Being able to give the gift of service is such a rewarding feeling. I am so blessed to have remarkable partners stand beside me year after year as we serve our community with a loving heart”, said Councilman Andrews. Last year’s event fed over 1,400 people.
The 5th Annual “Serving With A Thankful Heart” Thanksgiving Banquet is Monday, November 19, 2012, at Ernest S. McBride Park, 1550 Martin Luther King, Jr., Long Beach. Lunch will be served from 11:30 am – 2:00 pm and dinner from 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm.
Although this is a free function you must RSVP before Friday, November 16, at Ernest S. McBride Park or contact the office of Councilman Andrews at (562) 570-6816.