Salvation Army Shreveport Thanksgiving Dinner

Salvation Army Thanksgiving Dinner

Shreveport, LA -  The Salvation Army in Shreveport held its annual Thanksgiving dinner.
 
"Think this is great, I mean the food is good and the fellowship," said a resident of Shreveport.
 
 
Those are the words of a retired veteran, who sat  with his friends while enjoying the holiday feast. 
 
The annual Thanksgiving dinner has been going on for nine years and this year they were able to feed over 12-hundred people.
 
 
"We're having a great time and i already sampled the turkey and its some of the best turkey I ever had I'm not a big turkey fan but this delicious so," said Ed Binnix commanding officer of salvation army Shreveport
 
With over 80 volunteers and help from 'Operation BBQ Relief'... They were able to serve the community turkey.. dressing and other delicious sides.
 
 
" It feels good because people who does not have homes  i wanted to feed them," said a volunteer.
 
 
"Today is Operation BBQ Relief day of giving and our mission is to go out and feed people in the time of disaster," said Bryan Roppolo, Louisiana state lead for Operation BBQ Relief.
 
 
Members of the community say it feels good the center is serving a hot thanksgiving meal.
 
 
"It feels really good..i have heard about it in the past but i never knew what had went on,  for me this is the first time and it feels really good," said a resident of Shreveport.
 
 
"This is a blessing from god for people who do not have food, that  need to bring their children somewhere were they can have a health beautiful environment," said a resident of Shreveport.
 
The Salvation Army is now starting to prepare for their annual Christmas food boxes.

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