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December 24, 2011
CONTACT: Denise Lamott, 415.381.8793, Denise@DeniseLamottPR.com


GLIDE CONTINUES HOLIDAY SHARING WITH PRIME RIB LUNCH, DECEMBER 24 AND CHRISTMAS DAY TURKEY DINNER, DECEMBER 25

San Francisco’s House of Prime Rib donates 2,000 Pounds of Prime Rib for GLIDE’S Famed Christmas Eve Luncheon, 12/24

WHAT: Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Festivities at GLIDE
   
WHEN: December 24 – Prime Rib Luncheon  (11am - 2pm)
Sponsored each year by Joe Betz and San Francisco’s House of Prime Rib, GLIDE’s special mouthwatering Christmas Eve luncheon of prime rib serves 3,000. The House of Prime Rib donates 2,000 pounds of prime rib for this very special event.

December 24 – Christmas Dinner Prep (2:30pm to 4:30pm)
Volunteers will be on site to chop, dice, mix and slice to prepare thousands of Christmas dinners for the marginalized and homeless

December 25 – Christmas Celebrations and Dinner
Celebrations at 9am and 11am in Church Sanctuary
Breakfast - 7am - 8:30am
Dinner – 9am to 2pm
GLIDE caps off a month of sharing with their famed Christmas Dinner of turkey with all the trimmings served to over 5,000 people from 9am to 2pm. Over 500 volunteers will help out on Christmas.

The public is welcome to join GLIDE during their extremely popular spiritual celebrations (at 9am and 11am), taking place in the sanctuary, which fills up early. GLIDE recommends arriving at least 30 minutes early to ensure seating.

WHERE: GLIDE Memorial United Methodist Church 330 Ellis Street (at Taylor), San Francisco

Request for Donations
To donate money, please send your check to GLIDE Foundation, 330 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94102, or donate through GLIDE’s website at www. GLIDE.org.

ABOUT GLIDE: Located at Ellis and Taylor in the Tenderloin, one of San Francisco's harshest urban environments, GLIDE is an oasis that has served the poor and disenfranchised for 45 years. From serving one million meals a year, to operating a professional medical clinic, to offering weekly spiritual celebrations at Glide Church, and much more – GLIDE touches the lives of many people. GLIDE has helped thousands people get back on their feet and find their way to jobs, housing and spiritual fulfillment.

For more information about GLIDE, please call (415) 674-6000 or visit www.GLIDE.org.

 

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