H.E.B. Host Feast of Sharing in Brownsville
BROWNSVILLE - The 19th annual Feast of Sharing, hosted by H.E.B., took place on Wednesday at the Jacob Brown Auditorium.
More than 10,000 people attended the event and an estimated 3,000 pounds of turkey was served with all the usual Thanksgiving fixings. The Feast of Sharing was first hosted in the Valley 21 years ago in McAllen and it's part of the company's Food Bank Assistance Program which helps fight hunger throughout the Valley. According to a recent report, 23% of people in Cameron county had difficultly putting food on the table at least once during the year.