Bethlehem Bounty Feeds Holiday Spirit in Hendersonville
Updated: Monday, January 7 2013, 04:18 PM EST
The Bounty of
Bethlehem gave thousands a Christmas feast in Hendersonville.
of volunteers worked on the event in the past week. The tradition was founded in
1983 and is open to anyone who wants to share food and fellowship.
was a long line for the massive meal starting at 12:30 at Immaculate School.
Volunteers also packed meals, which were delivered to local homes.
bounty included 182 turkeys, 90 hams, 50 briskets, and 15-hundred pounds of
Toys and coats were also distributed at Immaculata
Volunteers say being part of the event gives depth to their
Christmas. One man said it's a chance to focus on more than just gifts.