2016 Media Advisory Bar 20

For Immediate Release

November 21, 2016

Media Contacts
Chief of Staff Arnie Alonso
Office: 305-883-5800


Francys Vallecillo
Office: 305-883-5800

The City of Hialeah and Fresco y Mas Collaborate to Present the Annual Holiday Food Drive

What: Mayor Carlos Hernandez and the City Council invite our friends from the media to join us for the City’s annual Holiday Food Drive. Fresco y Mas has partnered with the City again this year to provide turkeys and canned goods for more than 100 needy families from our community pre-selected by our local schools.
The Mayor and Council will distribute turkeys and bags of canned goods at Milander Center for Arts and Entertainment on Monday, November 21st at 10:00am at the Holiday Food Drive Ceremony. Donations of canned goods were collected at City of Hialeah facilities and local schools. Additionally, any extra cans that are collected will be distributed accordingly to needy families throughout the community.

Who: Mayor Carlos Hernandez, Fresco y Mas

Monday, November 21, 2016, 10:00am

Where: Milander Center for Arts and Entertainment, 4800 Palm Avenue
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About the City of Hialeah
The City of Hialeah, incorporated in 1925, is the sixth largest municipality in Florida, serving over 233,000 residents living in approximately 20-square miles. Hialeah, located in NW Miami-Dade County, has a Hispanic population of over 94%. A working class community, Hialeah is viewed as an industrial city that continues to grow. “The City of Progress” as known to many, is home to many Cuban exiles. The City of Hialeah is a full service city offering quality and affordable services to residents of all ages and abilities. Hialeah is a vibrant, family oriented community marked by cultural heritage and traditions known for its myriad of mom and pop stores which productively compete against national retail and restaurant chains and franchises.

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