Denver City Councilman Chris Herndon Turns His Back on Senior Citizens, Cancels Senior Luncheon

DENVER (November 11, 2019) – The 37th annual Hiawatha Davis 2019 Senior Luncheon event that serves free holiday meals to senior citizens had come to an end when district 8 councilmember Chris Herndon decided he was not going to fund the event. An event that has been ongoing for over three decades.

Denver District 9 Councilmember Candi CdeBaca said: “We will put this event on regardless of who supports even if we have to pay for it out of our own pockets…” CdeBaca will not allow this heartwarming senior holiday event to die and made her announcement on Facebook.

The 37th Annual Hiawatha Davis Jr. 2019 Senior Luncheon will continue (Same District 8 location) as an annual event Please join Councilmember Candi CdeBaca on December 13, 2019, from 11 AM-1 PM at the Doubletree Hotel, 3203 Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80207. RSVP Required, (720) 337-7709,

Call (720) 337-7709 if you know seniors who want to attend or if you like to volunteer.

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