Texas Tech’s Goin' Band Gives Back in Austin

Red Raiders will prepare Thanksgiving meals for the less fortunate.

WHAT:           Texas Tech University’s Goin’ Band from Raiderland to participate in Operation Turkey, an organization that provides Thanksgiving meals to the Austin homeless community.

WHEN:           8 a.m. to noon, Thursday (Nov. 28)

WHERE:         Two restaurant locations- 6901 N. Interstate 35 and 214 E. Sixth St., both in Austin

EVENT:          Before the Texas Tech vs. University of Texas football game, the Goin’ Band from Raiderland will prepare Thanksgiving meals.

The volunteers include 250 Texas Tech students, staff and family members.

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CONTACT: Duane Hill, director of athletic bands, School of Music, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-5107, or duane.hill@ttu.edu.