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Fertitta Family to Serve Annual Early Christmas Meal

WHAT:    Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada (CCSN) will host a special early Christmas meal to hundreds of homeless and vulnerable men, women and children inside its newly built Outdoor Pavilion. The annual free meal is sponsored by the Frank and Victoria Fertitta Foundation and held in memory of Frank Fertitta Jr.

Adhering to proper health and safety guidelines, the special meal will be served in “to-go” style packaging. Additionally, the open-air facility will provide 210 social distanced seats and tables for those attending the meal.

Under the direction of CCSN’s executive chef and kitchen staff, the team will prepare 1,000 meals for the special event. This year’s menu will include: beef braciole, rigatoni with romesco sauce, green beans amandine and triple-fudge cake.

INTERVIEWS:  Deacon Tom Roberts, President & CEO

Leslie Carmine, Media & Community Relations Director

Jun Lao, Executive Chef, Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada

WHERE:    Outdoor Pavilion on the CCSN campus

1501 N. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, 89101

WHEN:    Sunday, December 6, 2020

MEDIA CALL TIME: 9:30 a.m. (meal served at 10 a.m.)

CONTACT:             For Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada

The Firm Public Relations & Marketing – 702.739.9933

KC Kappen/ ext. 226/ [email protected] (661.810.6272 – Mobile)

Michael Abante/ ext. 232/ [email protected] (702.684.1499 – Mobile)