FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE —
United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County’s 2-1-1 Helpline is now accepting calls to arrange home deliveries of free meals from the 43RD Raul Jimenez Thanksgiving Dinner for homebound or physically impaired individuals. Residents can call 2-1-1 to schedule a meal delivery before the deadline on November 14. A total of 3,200 meals will be delivered, so residents who are homebound or physically impaired or have a loved one that is, are encouraged to call today to secure a meal delivery on Thanksgiving. Up to 10 meals can be requested per household.
United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County’s 2-1-1 Helpline is a free, anonymous social service that is available 24/7 every day, including holidays. Callers are provided support and connected with services that assist with the most critical issues San Antonio faces, like shelter, food insecurity, abuse, child care and more. Trained call specialists use a comprehensive database to find services that can help callers. Spanish and line language translations are also available.
About United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County
United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County launched its first campaign in 1940 and has grown into the largest private investor in health and human services programs in San Antonio and Bexar County. United Way focuses on preparing children for school and life, helping students graduate and succeed, strengthening the well-being of individuals and families, and providing safety net services. United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County also operates the 2- 1-1 Helpline, Mission United and fosters volunteerism through the Volunteer Center at United Way.
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