'Operation Hope' provides 2,000 meals for needy

December 13, 2011 3:26:48 PM PST
A holiday tradition helped provide meals for some needy people in Chicago's Auburn Gresham neighborhood.

Tuesday, 2,000 hot meals were served at BJ's Market and Bakery at 79th and Racine.

It is part of "Operation Hope," an outreach effort organized by several community agencies and businesses, including Johnson Publishing Company and the Faith Community of Saint Sabina.