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Tom's Turkey Tuesday 2019

What you need to know about Tom's Turkey Tuesday at the Spokane Arena, where 11,000 families in need will receive a free Thanksgiving meal thanks to the generosity of KREM 2 viewers and the Spokane-area community.

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Tom’s Turkey Tuesday 2019

Date: Tuesday, November 26

Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. or until meals run out

Location: Spokane Veteran’s Memorial Arena

Who can be a Tom’s Turkey Drive recipient? Anyone. We ask that you have one person per household pick up the meal during distribution.

Contents of the meal: The meals are designed to feed a family of four. Contents include a turkey, 5lb. bag of potatoes, 5lb bag of apples, ½ gallon of Darigold milk, Franz crouton stuffing mix, Franz dinner rolls, 1# box of Darigold butter (new this year), two 15oz. cans of pumpkin puree, Bruce’s Yams, French’s Turkey Gravy Mix, Cranberry Sauce, 2 cans of vegetables (Contents are subject to change depending on availability at the time of the event)

Parking: There is free parking at the Spokane Veteran’s Arena.

Volunteers: People will be on hand to help you carry the food to your car.

Is ID required? No. While ID is not required for pick-up, we do ask that each household receive one meal. Volunteers will be asking for Name, Address and number of people in household.

How long does it take to get a meal? It varies. During busy times we ask for patience so that everyone may access a meal. Our goal is to keep wait time to 30 minutes or less, but we can’t guarantee a specific wait time.

Will there be a resource fair? Yes. We encourage all attendees to stop by the resource fair located within the arena. 

Can I pick a meal up for a friend? Yes, if you have a friend or family member who needs a meal but is unable to make it to the turkey drive, you can pick up one extra meal for that household.   

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