The H.E.B supermarket held its 20th Annual Feast of Sharing dinner for Rio Grande City on Thursday evening, December 7, at Fort Ringgold.
H-E-B hosted the 20th Annual Feast of Sharing in Rio Grande City, on Thursday, December 7th, at the Ringgold Elementary Cafeteria.
During this event Mr. Emigdio Cahue, H-E-B General Manager and Christmas Parade Marshal, thanked the City of RGC and the community for supporting this event every year.
Mayor Joel Villarreal and Commissioner Alberto Escobedo welcomed everyone in attendance and helped kick off the celebration. “We would like to thank the Rio Grande City Police Department and the RGC Fire Department & Emergency Management for providing services throughout the evening,” declared RGC Mayor Joel Villarreal. “On behalf of the City Commission we would like to thank HEB for hosting this wonderful event for our community to help celebrate this joyous season.”
The H-E-B Feast of Sharing is a series of festive gatherings that include more than 250,000 meals served during 33 dinners throughout Texas and Mexico. Filled with food, music, and good cheer, these free holiday feasts bring together family, friends, and neighbors, and provide H-E-B an opportunity to give thanks to its loyal customers.
Launched in 1989, the H-E-B Feast of Sharing invites everyone to the H-E-B holiday dinner table. This initiative is an important part of H-E-B’s Food Bank Assistance Program, which works year-round to prevent hunger.
H-E-B is a supermarket chain based in San Antonio, Texas, USA. The name "H-E-B" stands for Howard E. Butt, the founder of the company. Established in 1905, H-E-B has grown to become one of the largest privately held supermarket chains in the United States.