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Thanksgiving Outreach

Turkey Drive 20224

Thank you!

We are extremely grateful to the volunteers and to all who donated to the Thanksgiving Outreach program!

We were able to support families connected with North Light Community Center, Strawberry Mansion Community Center, Project HOME, and Dawn's place.  In addition, we are able to provide support to new refugee families. 

We wish you all a wonderful Thanksgiving!

We have lots of need for Volunteers!

  • We need volunteers on Campus on Monday, November 21 from 7:30am to 11:00am
  • We need volunteers to drive the vans to North Light Community Center and Project Home on Monday, November 21
  • North Light Community Center needs volunteers to help distribute boxes from 10am-6pm on Monday, November 21 and Tuesday November 22
  • Volunteers can also help with organization and set up. 

Please sign up!

If you need more information or have questions, please connect with Kate: catharine.giancatarino@villanova.edu, (610) 519-6285.

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We are in need of meal boxes and gift cards.  90 $50 Gift cards are in needed to support Strawberry Mansion Community Center, Dawn's Place, and new refugee families.

190 Meal boxes are needed to support North Light Community Center and Project Home.

Each box needs to be carefully assembled. 

 

Please begin with a sturdy box and then fill it with:

 

  • 2 jars of turkey gravy
  • 2 jars of apple sauce
  • 4 cans of seasonal vegetables
  • 2 cans of cranberry sauce
  • 5 lb bag of potatoes (not canned)
  • 2 boxes of stuffing/dressing
  • Dinner rolls

 

Please also supply a 15 lb turkey (not bigger) and a pie separate from the box so that they items do not become crushed.

 

The Thanksgiving Outreach collection will take place on Monday, November 21 from 7:30am until 10:00am. 

Sign up for a donation time slot here