The Glowbal Collection + Union Gospel Mission Set to Host Second Annual ‘Table for 2000’ Christmas Meal
The holiday season just got a little brighter for residents of the Downtown Eastside. On Thursday, December 23, The Glowbal Collection and Union Gospel Mission will once again welcome those in need of a hot meal to the second annual 'Table for 2000' with Glowbal Collection chefs, staff and volunteers on-hand to serve a festive, gourmet Christmas dinner with all the trimmings for up to 2000 Downtown Eastside residents.
WHAT: 'Table for 2000' Christmas Meal
WHO: The Glowbal Collection + Union Gospel Mission
WHERE: Union Gospel Mission, 616 East Cordova Street
WHEN: Thursday, December 23
TIME: 4:00 to 7:00 pm
Union Gospel Mission has been reaching hungry, hurting, and homeless men, women, youth, and children for over 70 years. Through its 8 locations in Metro Vancouver and the city of Mission, UGM provides counseling, education, safe housing, and alcohol and drug recovery to
those struggling with poverty, homelessness, and addiction. The heart of the mission is to demonstrate God’s transforming love, ease the burden of the most vulnerable, rebuild the lives of the broken, and offer dignity to those who feel cast aside. UGM is a proud member of the Canadian Council of Christian Charities. To find out more, visit www.ugm.ca.