SAN JOSE, Calif. – The San Jose Earthquakes are partnering with Cityteam Ministries to provide and distribute food at Avaya Stadium for 3,000 families in need from the City of San Jose and Santa Clara County, presented by 7UP. From 1-4 p.m. on Tuesday, November 24, members of the Quakes front office, as well as volunteers from around the Bay Area, will help distribute meals to ensure everyone will have food to share with loved ones on Thanksgiving.
“The Earthquakes are an organization that is deeply rooted in the South Bay community,” said club President Dave Kaval. “Helping provide and distribute food for thousands of hungry families on Thanksgiving is a perfect opportunity to give back to the community that has supported us for so long.”
In addition to the team’s front office, Earthquakes midfielder Cordell Cato and mascot, Q, will also be in attendance.
About Cityteam Ministries
In San Jose, Cityteam is providing hot meals, safe shelter, showers, and clean clothing to our city's homeless population. Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Cityteam brings real help and real hope to the men, women, children, and families in crisis that are struggling with poverty or homelessness in San Jose and throughout Santa Clara County. Cityteam San Jose also has renowned recovery programs for men and women seeking help to transform their lives from addiction to drugs and alcohol. Cityteam provides long-term compassionate ministry to people that walk through our doors. Through the generous support of our staff, volunteers, and donors, Cityteam is able to provide real help and real hope in Christ in order to bring real change into their lives.