Oakland, CA (PRWEB) December 18, 2013
The annual Holiday Dinner event in Oakland will be held once again at the Oakland Marriott City Center hotel on December 23, 2013 from 11am to 2pm. Presented by the City of Oakland’s Department of Human Services & Community Action Partnership, Communities United Committee and the Emergency Food Providers Advisory Committee, this annual event serves holiday meals and provides services to combat hunger and alleviate homelessness to Oakland residents.
Over 1,500 low-income families, individuals, homeless and senior citizens are expected to attend this event at the Oakland Marriott City Center and will be served a free holiday turkey feast while enjoying live entertainment. Patrons also have the option of receiving a winter coat if needed.
“We are happy to host this annual event at our hotel,” said Marriott General Manager, Lisa Kershner. “It’s important to us to give back to our community and work with the City of Oakland to provide this holiday meal to residents each year.”
The Oakland Marriott City Center is looking forward to celebrating this special holiday meal with the City of Oakland once again this year. To contribute to this annual donation-supported event, please call the Department of Human Services' Hunger and Homeless Program at 510-238-3121.
About the Oakland Marriott City Center
The Oakland Marriott City Center is the place to go to find everything from the perfect wedding venue, or convention space, to the ultimate San Francisco vacation location. With views of San Francisco Bay and downtown Oakland, our hotel is convenient to Old Oakland’s boutique shopping and trendy restaurants, Chinatown, Jack London Square, Lake Merritt and more. Guests have easy access to the adjacent Oakland Convention Center and the BART subway system just across the street – transporting you to San Francisco in just minutes! This Oakland hotel offers 481 rooms and eight suites on 21 floors along with 36 meeting rooms with 89,000 square feet of flexible space, five concierge levels, a new lobby, two restaurants, a state-of-the-art fitness center and outdoor pool. For more information, visit http://www.oaklandmarriott.com or http://www.facebook.com/OAKmarriott.