(WNY News Now) – In a heartwarming gesture of community support, a city-wide Thanksgiving meal giveaway will take place this Saturday at six locations, offering free, no-questions-asked meals to anyone in need.
Jamestown – Jamestown residents facing financial hardships or simply seeking to share in the spirit of Thanksgiving are invited to attend a free meal giveaway on Saturday, November 18, 2023, starting at 2 pm. The event, organized by local churches with collaboration from businesses and compassionate individuals, aims to ensure that no one goes without a Thanksgiving meal this holiday season.
The six distribution locations, strategically placed throughout the city, include Bush Elementary School, Love Elementary School, Washington Middle School, Persell Middle School, Jamestown High School, and Fletcher Elementary School. The giveaway will continue until all the food is distributed, exemplifying the organizers’ commitment to inclusivity and community well-being.
This charitable event sets itself apart with a “no strings attached” approach, emphasizing the organizers’ desire to spread love and support without imposing any conditions on those seeking assistance. To further enhance the waiting experience, complimentary chili, coffee, and hot chocolate will be available at each location, fostering a sense of warmth and community.
The Thanksgiving meals being distributed are comprehensive and include a turkey, stuffing, gravy, corn, green beans, mashed potatoes, rolls, and a pie—ensuring that recipients have all the essential components for a traditional and hearty Thanksgiving feast.
The initiative not only highlights the generosity of local churches but also underscores the collaborative spirit within the community, as businesses and individuals have come together to make this event possible. Whether you are in need or know someone who could benefit from this gesture of goodwill, everyone is encouraged to attend and share this information within their networks.
The event is scheduled to begin at 2 pm, and organizers are committed to serving meals until all the food is distributed. Come join the community in the spirit of Thanksgiving and share in the joy of giving and receiving.