ODESSA - The Salvation Army in Odessa started preparing their annual Christmas dinner on Monday.
Volunteers came in to help prepare the food.
It's all for their annual Christmas community meal that they will have open to the public on Christmas Day.
It will start at 11 am at the Salvation Army headquarters.
It is free to the public.
The Salvation Army says they host the event for people who don't have anyone to celebrate the holidays with.