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Orlando, FL – Today, the Orlando Union Rescue Mission (OURM) will host a Christmas Brunch Banquet at the current Men’s Center. Last month, OURM reached a deal with the Orlando Magic to purchase the property for $3 million.
The Christmas Brunch Banquet is free and open to anyone within the community that is in need of a meal. OURM staff is preparing to hand out anywhere from 800 to 1,000 dinners at the Banquet. The menu being served will be ham, hash browns, fried potatoes, eggs, French toast casserole, fresh fruit, biscuits with gravy, and sweet rolls. Along with a warm meal, OURM will distribute that have been donated by schools, churches, individuals and local organizations throughout the community.
When: Friday, December 19, 2014
Where: OURM Men’s Center- 410 West Central Blvd. Orlando, FL 32801 (parking on street directly in front of Men’s Division will be reserved for media and marked with cones)
Time: 9am-12 Noon
Notes: Interview opportunities available with Orlando Union Rescue Mission President/CEO, banquet guests, and event volunteers.
Founded in 1948, the Orlando Union Rescue Mission is a 501(c)(3), faith-based organization providing food, shelter, clothing, and rehabilitative programs to destitute and homeless men, women, and children. www.ourm.org
For additional information pertaining to this release, please contact Tanneka