In the 2017 edition, there were 1,070 guests and more than 600 volunteers, including 36 volunteers of the Atresmedia Group. The dinner took place in the Municipal Conference Center of Madrid and was prepared by more than 30 recognized chefs, who made the different tapas of the cocktail and the menu. Volunteers helped with the cooking tasks, receiving guests, packing gifts for the children and serving as waiters at the tables.
This solidarity initiative is promoted by different social associations belonging to the Compañía de las Obras that accompany socially excluded groups, and which are guided by the same objective: to respond to the needs of people. In this way, the beneficiary associations invited more than 1,000 guests to enjoy the Christmas dinner. In this fifth edition, the charities were: Compañía De Las Obras, Casa De San Antonio, Banco De Solidaridad, Bocatas, Cepi – Cesal, Un Inicio Para Todos, Fundación Acogida and Proyecto Miriam.