URGENT: Turkey Shortage May Affect Thanksgiving Meals for Needy
POSTED: Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 12:45pm
UPDATED: Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 8:29am
EL PASO — The Salvation Army said they serve over 1,000 individuals every year for their free Thanksgiving Day Meal, however their turkey count was at less than half of what's needed to accommodate those servings.
A total of 150 turkeys are needed each year, to date they only had 32. The turkeys are needed within the next few days to allow time for cooking.
Please call 915-544-9811 if additional information is needed, or to arrange a pick-up.
"Please Help," was the message from the Salvation Army.
What: Turkeys Needed
When: Thursday, November 15, 2012
Time: All Day
Where: Red Shield Family Center
4300 East Paisano (East of Coliseum)
Who: The Salvation Army
Why: To provide Thanksgiving Day Meal for the Needy in El Paso.