Aurora Family Service's Family to Family Thanksgiving
Throughout the holidays, celebrations and rituals such as preparing a home cooked meal, promote strength during tough times. Over the past 17 years, Aurora Family Service has provided ingredients for 49,000 deserving families to prepare a Thanksgiving meal in their home. Nearly 100 organizations, churches, and schools receive these donations each year.
- Groceries for 3,100 families
- Volunteers load donations
- Thanksgiving meal ingredients
- Volunteers prepare for special guests
A donation of just $35 provides a family with a 12-pound turkey, bread, butter, potatoes, stuffing, vegetables, fruit and dessert. Aurora Family Service has a goal to serve 3,100 families this year.