H-E-B Concludes Charity Tour

SAN ANTONIO — H.E. Butt Grocery will host the last of its “Feast of Sharing” events on Dec. 24.

SAN ANTONIO — H.E. Butt Grocery [2] will host the last of its “Feast of Sharing” events on Dec. 24.

The annual charitable tour has stopped in 23 communities and provided complete holiday meals to 250,000 residents in Texas since it launched Nov. 15.

The meals consist of 3,000 pounds of sliced turkey, 2,500 pounds of cornbread dressing, 750 pumpkin pies, 80 gallons of mashed potatoes, 140 gallons of turkey gravy, and 95 gallons of cranberry sauce. Along with food, there’s music, arts and crafts, kids activities and a visit from Santa.

“The Feast of Sharing is the culmination of a year-round commitment H-E-B makes to fighting hunger,” H-E-B states in promotional materials.