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Thanksgiving Turkey Distribution

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NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICES INC

We are looking for volunteers to help us distribute Thanksgiving Turkeys and Food Boxes to families in need, the two weeks leading up to Thanksgiving. Volunteers will help move product, pack food boxes, load cars, check in families and direct traffic. This opportunity will be outside, in our large parking lot, to help maintain social distancing. Face masks are required. Hand sanitizer, disposable masks and disposable gloves are available to you at the pantry. Come help make a proper Thanksgiving meal a reality for a family in need! Small groups welcome.

Specifically, we are distributing on Nov 16 - 19 and Nov 23 - 24. We will be closed the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, and on Thanksgiving day.

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About NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICES INC

Location:

1950 N 4TH ST STE E, COLUMBUS, OH 43201, US

Mission Statement

We feed the Columbus, Ohio community with kindness and respect. Since 1965, Neighborhood Services, Inc. has helped our neighbors to put healthy meals on tables.

Description

Neighborhood Services, Inc. aims to temper the ill effects of poverty by providing food and material assistance to persons in need in the Columbus community. We partner with Mid-Ohio Foodbank, local grocers and organizations to stock our pantry, and offer a 5-day supply of food on each visit according to family size. Neighborhood Services, Inc. improves the quality of life in the Columbus community by compassionately and respectfully serving our neighbors in need. In 2018, 10,198 family visited our pantry for food assistance. In addition to food programs, we also distribute backpacks stuffed with school supplies in August, and Christmas toys for children up to 12 years old in December. Our addition food programs include: an Easter dinner package, a Thanksgiving dinner package, a monthly free produce market open to anyone in any Columbus zip code, and a monthly CSFP food box for senior citizens (60+).

Hunger

WHEN

Mon Nov 16, 2020 - Tue Nov 24, 2020
09:30 AM - 01:30 PM  

WHERE

1950 N 4th StreetColumbus, OH 43201

(40.0029,-82.99761)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • You can come just once, or every day of distribution! We are flexible.
  • A face mask and a positive attitude required!

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