Gobble Gobble Give
This annual tradition brings lots and lots and lots of families in need out to The Echo for free turkey dinners, and they need lots of help. Bring a dish already heated (they’ll take any ‘giving sides but also need turkeys), five small toiletry kits, clothing and/or blankets on Thanksgiving Day starting at 8:00 am. Volunteers can show up starting at 7:30 am. Families in need start arriving at 10:00 am.
Go to gobblegobblegive.org for more information, or to donate just a few bucks to help buy turkey dinners for those in need.
A Place Called Home in South Central LA
Donate pies for the A Place Called Home Thanksgiving Dinner in South Central Los Angeles. Drop off pies on Tuesday, November 22 between 12:00 noon – 6:30 pm at 2830 South Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90011. Click here for info.
One Incredible Family in Playa Del Rey
Prepare and deliver meals for the homeless (along with other volunteer duties) at One Incredible Family in Playa Del Rey on Saturday, November 26. You can also volunteer to cook large turkeys the day before and deliver to the project site the day of. Click here for info.
Union Station Homeless Services
Thanksgiving Dinner-in-the-Park volunteers are needed both the day before and the date after Thanksgiving, at Union Station in Pasadena. Activities include event set-up, registration, food preparation, clean-up and more. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org. You can register online www.unionstationhs.org.
You can search for more volunteer opportunities on the LA Works website.
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