Thanksgiving Food Giveaways in Sacramento

By djsheryl on November 17, 2022
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It’s been a tough year for many in Sacramento and across the country. Inflation has made it difficult for a lot of people to afford the basics. If you are struggling to afford food for a Thanksgiving celebration. Here are some organizations that can help:

Sunrise Christian Food Ministry Thanksgiving Drive-Thru

Anyone in need of a free turkey and Thanksgiving fixings can get food at Sunrise Christian Food Ministry’s Thanksgiving drive at 5901 San Juan Ave., Citrus Heights from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18. Food will be distributed in a drive-thru format on a first come, first-serve basis. No ticket is required. Call Sunrise Christian Food Ministry at 916-965-5431 with questions.

Bridge Network Corporation Thanksgiving Food Box

From 11 a.m to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 19, the Bridge Network will be distributing baskets full of macaroni and cheese, oats, fruit, vegetables, sweet potatoes, stuffing, corn muffin mix, shelf-stable mix — plus a $15 grocery store gift card. No registration is required, and baskets will be given out until they’re gone. Call Bridge Network Corporation at 916-244-1406 with questions.

Stockton Boulevard Partnership

Stockton Boulevard Partnership’s Turkey-to-Go program is this Saturday, Nov. 19, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at 4605 Broadway, Sacramento. This is a drive-thru event. You must stay in your car and wear a mask. Proof of residence is not required. Call Stockton Boulevard Partnership at 916-801-1827 with questions.

Rancho Cordova Food Locker

Rancho Cordova Food Locker at 10497 Coloma Road is hosting a Thanksgiving giveaway from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 21. Food will be given on a first come, first-serve basis. When you get to the building, go straight to its main parking lot. You’ll fill out a registration slip and swap it for a food basket. Call Rancho Cordova Food Locker at 916-364-8973 with questions.

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