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Armory Park's 4th annual feast for the needy

Posted: 3:24 PM, Nov 19, 2018
Updated: 2018-11-19 19:20:36-05

TUCSON, Ariz. - Thousands lined up Monday downtown for the 4th annual Armory Park Feast. 

The event provides a free meal for those in need. It's organized the by Promotoras, a volunteer-based outreach group, and the students and staff at PPEP Tech. High School.

For the last four years, they've provided turkey and all the trimmings. Last year, some 3,500 people were served. 

John Arnold, CEO of PPEP Tech Schools, says the efforts are only made possible with volunteers and donations. 

Organizers say about 80 percent of those who are served are without homes. 

If you'd like to help, cash or check donations can be mailed or dropped off at the PPEPP offices: 802 E. 46th St., Tucson, AZ 85713.