Turkey drives in the region

11/21/2012 12:00 AM

11/20/2012 11:17 PM

Looking for places in the region to donate turkeys and canned food? Here's a roundup of places accepting items:

The Salvation Army is accepting turkeys for its free Thanksgiving dinner through Thursday. Donations may be made between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays at 1200 North B St., Sacramento.

Volunteers of America is continuing its turkey and canned goods drive through Thursday. It is accepting donations of turkey, stuffing mix, potatoes, cranberry sauce, canned gravy, rolls, frozen/canned vegetables and other holiday recipe ingredients. Donations are accepted from 7 a.m.-6 p.m. daily at 700 N. Fifth St., Sacramento or 3587 Bleckely St., Mather. The goal is to collect 400 turkeys. To date, it has received 176.


Thanksgiving community dinner location:


11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. - Salvation Army hosts a free Thanksgiving meal at its Center of Hope emergency shelter, 1200 North B St., Sacramento.


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