THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE



Don't forget that 
most "Community Dinners" (Or Soup Kitchens) are also open on Holidays!
 
Please check under that webpage on this website! 





NO TEMPLE
WITHOUT 
CHANUKAH
Temple Israel
West Bloomfield 
MI

Reaches out to Jewish families 
in need during Hanukkah.

Money and gifts 
are often given 
to Jewish children during the celebration.  

The Hanukkah program offers members eight ways to be 
a "shamas"  
OR 
"Hanukkah helper"
Members can donate money 
for gifts, give 
gift cards, refer 
a family, go shop-
ping for the gifts 
or help wrap presents.  

The program 
makes sure to 
tailor the gifts 
for the families 
who are asked 
what their children specifically need 
or want. 

FOR CHRISTMAS ASSISTANCE PLEASE CLICK HERE!  


THANKSGIVING MEALS OR FOOD ONLY BELOW!


METRO DETROIT & WAYNE COUNTY

Detroit Library TIP LINE              
Phone: 313-481-1400 
Website: https://detroitpubliclibrary.org/services/tip
Referrals for Wayne, Oakland and Macomb Counties and the website can only be accessed from 
a Detroit library computer. Call if you don't live near a Detroit library!

UNITED WAY for Southeastern Michigan 
Phone: Call 2-1-1
Website: https://unitedwaysem.org

Marko's Cozy Diner            Wednesday, Nov. 25th, 2020  5 pm to 8 pm
27140 Plymouth
Redford, MI  48239
Phone: 313-937-8470
Email: markoscozydiner@gmail.com 
Website: www.markostogo.com
Free turkey dinners today!

TRUAGO                                 Thanksgiving Day  Noon 
2775 W Jefferson Ave.
Trenton, MI  48183 
Phone: 734-676-2233
Website: https://www.truago.com
If you are in need, we will be donating 25 turkey dinners w/sides (each serves 4 people). If you 
know someone in need, please give us a call and pick up at noon on Thanksgiving Day. 

Leo's Coney Island--WOODHAVEN     Thanksgiving Day  6 am to 3 pm
23305 Allen 
Woodhaven, MI  48183
Phone: 734-318-9999
Website: https://woodhaven.orderleosconeyisland.com/#/
Leo's will be serving a turkey dinner for carry out FREE OF CHARGE on Thanksgiving day 
from 6 a.m. to 3 pm. 
&
Leo's Coney Island--PLYMOUTH         Thanksgiving Day  9 am to 3 pm
41496 Ann Arbor 
Plymouth, MI  48170 
Phone: 734-416-8200
Website: https://www.facebook.com/leosconeyislandplymouth
If your home alone and just don't have anywhere to go. Please stop in for a Free Turkey Dinner 
with all the fix-ins from 9 am-3 pm.
If your unable to leave your home, we will also be providing Delivery service.
Please contact BOB Doroshewitz, Volunteer Coordinator with help from our PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP
POLICE Department at either the following: Phone: 734-233-1249 or Doroshewitz@gmail.com
&
Leo's Coney Island--ROCHESTER HILLS      Thanksgiving Day  10 am to 3 pm
193 S Livernois 
Rochester, MI  48307
Phone: 248-601-6200
Email: rochesterhillsleos@yahoo.com
Website: https://rochesterhills.orderleosconeyisland.com/#/
Don’t feel like cooking this Thanksgiving? We’ve got you covered! Come in and pick up your 
FREE turkey dinner 10-3 pm.

Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries / Dearborn Police Dept.   Thursday, Nov. 24th, 2020 
150 Stimson
Detroit, MI  48201
Phone: 313-993-4700
Email: info@drmm.org
Website: https://drmm.org
Our #Thanksgiving turkey distribution continued yesterday in the city of #Dearborn with the 
Dearborn Police Department #helping us to distribute many turkeys to seniors. We're very 
grateful to the officer-volunteers and Life for Relief. Happy Thanksgiving.

FFTP Community Food Box Program / Thanksgiving Dinner Meal   Wed., Nov.25th, 2020  1 to 4 p.m. 
13401 Fenkell Ave. 
Detroit, MI  
Enjoy a Thanksgiving family meal with all the fixings that will feed 4-6 people and are free to all.  
One free face mask with every meal box. 

Sports Venue Bar & Grill                             Wednesday, Nov. 25th  2 pm to 6 pm  
6327 Middlebelt 
Garden City, MI  
Phone: 734-972-5648  Laurie 
Free Thanksgiving dinner for SENIORS. Curbside pickup and delivery available.  Call the number 
above and set up a delivery. 

ACC Fresh Market "Giving Thanks Celebration"      November 19th, 2020 at 10 am
7 Mile near John R
Detroit, MI  

Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway                   Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 2020  Noon
Puritan & Greenfield across from Greenfield Market
Website: www.thelil3.com 

Herbology Turkey Giveaway                        Nov. 21st, 2020 at Noon 
We are giving away 500 turkeys. 

Food 4 Thanks Free Community Dinner      Thursday, Nov. 26th, 2020   8 am till 12 Noon 
Nandi's Knowledge Cafe 
71 Oakman Blvd. 
Detroit, MI 
Phone: 248-533-3402  

Foot Locker and Hot 107.5 Turkey Drive      Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 2020   2 p, to 6 pm
Foot Locker Detroit Community Store
17755 E. 8 Mile 
Eastpointe, MI  48201 
Free turkey and grocery distribution. 

Thanksgiving 2020 Turkey & Grocery Giveaway       Saturday, Nov. 21st, 2020   1 pm
Triumph Church / East Campus
2760 E. Grand Blvd.
Detroit, MI  48211
Website: www.TriumphCh.org 
The first 1,000 people will receive a free turkey and a box of groceries to prepare a Thanks-
giving dinner. 

Giving Thanks & Giving Back Tri-City Tour        November 20-22nd, 2020 
November, 20th   3 p.m. 
Christian Love Fellowship Church 
1601 Stamford 
Ypsilanti, MI  48198
&
November 21st, 2020   Noon 
Dedicated to Christ Church
4424 8th 
Ecorse, MI  48229  
&
November 22nd, 2020  Noon 
18330 John R
Detroit, MI  48203
Phone: 313-854-4885
Email: info@defyprogram.org
Website: www.defyprogram.org
Giving away turkeys and non-perishable food. Drive through and pickup only. 

Bridging the Gaps Community & Family Development Center   Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 2020  
27100 Avondale                                                                                    Noon to 2 p.m.
Inkster, MI 
Phone: 734-864-4865  / 734-719-0348
Website: www.BTGcenters.org
Please fill out the application by clicking this link:  https://www.btgcenters.org/thanksgiving-giveaway

Southeastern Football and William Gholston Give 1,000 Turkeys to Detroiters!
Southeastern High School                       Monday, Nov. 23rd, 2020 from 10:30 am 
3030 Fairview
Detroit, MI  48214

Thanksgiving Grocery Giveaway!         Monday, Nov. 23rd. 2020 at 1 pm
Pershing High School
18875 Ryan
Detroit, MI 48234 

Maplewood Community Center            Monday, Nov. 23rd, 2020   9 am to 7 pm
31735 Maplewood
Garden City, MI 
Phone: 734-793-1857
First come, first serve. Pull your car up to the Balmoral St. side of the Center and staff will bring 
food boxes out to you!  Please call the number above when you arrive and stay in your car. 

All-Star Giveback / Annual Turkey Drive-Up Giveaway       Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 2020 11 am
River Rouge High School 
1460 W. Coolidge Hwy.
River Rouge, MI  48218 
Walkers are welcome! 

Fall Forward for Families in Need 
Straight Gate International Church        Thursday, Nov. 19th, 2020 at 9 am
10100 Grand River Ave.  (one block north of Livernois)
Detroit, MI 
Drive-thru food service. 

Thanksgiving Basket Distribution              Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 2020  9 am to 5 pm
Fellowship Chapel 
7707 W. Outer Dr.
Detroit, MI 
Phone: 313-347-2820
Email: JEWJCC@comcast.net
Website: https://www.fellowshipchapel.org
Must be a Detroit resident (Proof of address required) OR a Fellowship Chapel Member. Please 
apply in advance at the church or online at website above!
Also Free light bulbs & energy conservation information from DTE. 

Durfee Innovation Society                             Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 2020  2 to 4 pm
2470 Collingwood
Detroit, MI  48206
Community Mobile Turkey Giveaway! Also Gleaners mobile pantry!

Oasis of Hope Christian Church              November 21st, 2020  Noon to 2 pm
933 W. 7 Mile 
Detroit, MI  
Thanksgiving meal and Food Baskets including Turkey. 

Neighborhood Grocery
500 Manistique 
Detroit, MI  48215-2918
Distributing 100 prepared Thanksgiving meal boxes at their upcoming grocery store location 
above. You won't have to leave your car. The traditional meal will serve 4-6 family members. 
Register here for your meal!  www.eventbrite.com/e/prepared

Let's Give Thanks Part 2 Second Annual Thanksgiving Community Dinner 
17338 W. 7 Mile
Detroit, MI                                              November 19th, 2020  4 pm to 7 pm
Phone: 248-270-8391
Email: tmhnonprofit@gmail.com 
Free Thanksgiving dinner, free clothing and free resources! 

Detroit Councilwoman Brenda Jones Turkey Giveaway
For DETROIT residents only!
Phone:  313-224-1458
You must register on Monday, Nov. 16th, 2020 between 10 am and 7 p.m. until supply runs out. 
You will be contacted on Nov. 23rd as to where to pick up your turkey!  Phone voicemails will 
NOT be accepted. You must talk to a team member!

Helping Veterans At Home & Deployed / VETERANS ONLY!    Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 2020
Ford Field 
On Tuesday, November 24th, we are partnering with Kroger to offer a Thanksgiving drive-through 
experience at the stadium and we wanted to extend an invitation to you. 
Details are as follows:
Date: Tuesday, November 24th
Time: Evening: exact time TBD (evening)
Location: Ford Field
Logistics
1.  Vehicles will drive-through the parking lot at Ford Field, be greeted by special guests, and 
     make their way to food distribution where they will be given a Kroger grocery bag filled with 
     all the Thanksgiving fixings and a $25 Kroger gift card for purchasing Turkey or other protein/
     food of choice.
2.  In accordance will Ford Field policies, COVID precautions will be adhered to with social 
     distancing taking high priority as bags are distributed.
3.  Families will be sent a flyer in advance for you to distribute and must show upon arrival.
Next Steps: The Lions have reserved slots for 150 families for my group.
My cell is 248-763-4049 if you have any questions.
MAJ Clarence J. Black
Operations Officer ● 318th Theater Public Affairs Support Element
88th Readiness Division
Email: Cblack2176@yahoo.com 
Email: Clarence.J.Black.mil@mail.mil

From Women to Queens  / 4th Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner 
New Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church         Nov. 26th, 2020  Noon to 4 pm 
2201 Elmhurst
Detroit, MI  48206 

JJ's HOUSE
Trinity Hope Tabernacle Building      Nov. 21st, 2020  Noon to 2 pm
9950 Mack Ave.
Detroit, MI 
Join us for a free special holiday meal plus groceries to take home!

Free Turkey Voucher from Boost Mobile      Friday, Nov. 20th, 2020   4 pm to 6 pm 
12733 W. 7 Mile
Detroit, MI  48235 
Stop by for your FREE Butterball Turkey voucher to enjoy this Thanksgiving. Stop by a participating 
Boost Mobile Store. No Purchase necessary. Limit one per customer while supplies last. 

ZAMAN Thanksgiving Food Distribution    Thursday, Nov. 19th, 2020   Noon to 3 p.m. 
26091 Trowbridge 
Inkster, MI  
Phone: 313-429-1245
Website: https://www.zamaninternational.org/index.php
No-Contact pickup: food will be placed in trunk. Strict safety practices will be observed!

Solomon's Temple Trunk A Turkey!        Sunday, Nov. 22nd, 2020 1 pm to 2:30 pm 
2341 E. 7 Mile 
Detroit, MI  48234
Phone: 313-893-1230. 
Drive up and we will put your turkey in your car. Please register your name at number above! 

St. Suzanne Cody Rouge Community Resource Center     Nov. 13th, 2020  9 am to 11 am
19321 W. Chicago
Detroit, MI  48228
Phone: 313-493-9129
Website: https://www.stsuzannecodyrouge.org
Free turkey with Gleaners food.

St. Thomas Lutheran Church / Thanksgiving Baskets    Saturday, Nov. 21st, 2020  11 am to Noon 
23801 Kelly 
Eastpointe, MI  48021
Phone: 586-772-3370
Email: churchoffice@sti-eastpointe.org 
Website: http://www.stl-eastpointe.org
The food is prepared by pantry workers and put into several bags. Guests will pick up bags at 
the back door near the Fireside lounge (in the back of the building). They must have their own 
vehicle and we put the bags in their trunk or back seat.

ACCESS
Free Turkeys & Free COVID-19 Tests
Monday, Nov. 16th, 2020    10 am to 1 pm 
West Warren Career Center 
16427 W. Warren Ave.
Detroit, MI  48228   (HALAL Turkeys)
&
Tuesday, Nov. 17th, 2020   1 pm to 5 pm
ACCESS Community Health & Research Center
6450 Maple  
Dearborn, MI  48126   (HALAL Turkeys) 
&
Wednesday, Nov. 18th, 2020   1 pm to 5 pm
ACCESS Sterling Heights Center
4301 E. 14 Mile 
Sterling Heights, MI  48310   (NOT HALAL Turkeys!)
Website: https://www.accesscommunity.org

Pull-Up Turkey Giveaway 
Kappa Detroit Foundation Development Center    Friday, Nov. 20th, 2020  from Noon to 3 p.m. 
6900 Sylvester
Detroit, MI  48207 
Email: councilmembersheffield@detroitmi.gov
Distribution is scheduled from Noon to 3  pm while supplies last!  Free personal protection 
equipment and food boxes will also be provided while supplies last! 

Greater Mount Zion Baptist Church        Saturday, November 21st, 2020 at 11:30 am
15600 Evanston
Detroit, MI  48224
Phone: 313-839-9842
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Baptist-Church/
Greater-MtZion-Baptist-Church-104792720925541
Time to share some Thanksgiving Blessings! Drive thru only....remain in your car.  
First come, first served. 

Greater Shiloh Deliverance Ministries      Thursday, November 26th, 2020   12 Noon to 2 pm
19803 Joy 
Detroit, MI  48228 
Phone: 313-909-2699
Email: Gsdministries99@gmail.com
Website: https://greatershilohdeliveranceministries.com
Come have a hot, free meal!

Outreach Support, Inc.      Sign up by calling the number below or on their website!
7347 Melrose 
Detroit, MI  48211
Mailing Address: 
P.O Box 2542
Detroit, MI  48202
Phone: 877-4-KIND-74  (877-454-6374)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OutreachSupportINC
Website: https://outreachsupportinc.org
Sign up today to get a dinner basket for your family this thanksgiving! At least 40 families will receive Holiday meals this thanksgiving!

Wyandotte Jaycees
Email: WyandotteJayceesFamily@gmail.com
Do you know a family that is in need of assistance this Thanksgiving season? 2020 has been quite 
the year for all of us and we want to help. Your Wyandotte Jaycees want to give thanks & give back 
to some families in the local communities that always support us! Families will be contacted a few 
days after the due date so the chapter has time to choose winning submissions. Arrangements will 
be made for porch drop off the week of Thanksgiving. The Google doc link is provided in the com-
ments for you to nominate a local family. The deadline is fast approaching on November 15, so don't
waste time!  https://forms.gle/ejWZBQp6UP9Xxzti9

TURKEY & MITTENS!
Moving Forward Ministries                Sunday, November 15th, 2020  11 am to 2 pm
321 Industrial Park Dr. 
Belleville, MI  48111
Phone: 734-717-1292
Join us for the 11 a.m service and receive a free turkey for your holiday dinner!  Also, do you need 
gloves or hats for the kids? We will be giving away free, new hats & gloves for youth!  

From Women to Queens 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Dinner       Thursday, Nov. 26th, 2020 
New Mr. Zion-Missionary Baptist Church                                     Noon to 3 pm 
2201 Elmhurst
Detroit, MI  48206
Phone: 313-868-7240
Website: www.newmtzionchurch.com 
We will have a lot of holiday favorites including desserts!  Due to Covid, people will NOT be able to 
dine in, however you can drive or walk up to receive a meal. 

Downriver for Veterans         Thursday, November 26th, 2020   Noon to 3 pm
822 Oak 
Wyandotte, MI  48192
Website: https://downriverforveterans.org
Please join us for a free turkey dinner! For families including Veterans & First Responders. 

Joy of Jesus Ministry  
Administrative Office:
12255 Camden 
Detroit, MI  48213
Phone: 313-839-4747
Email:  joyofjesus@comcast.net
Website: http://www.joyofjesus.org/outreaches.htm
​Each year Joy of Jesus reaches out to 100 needy families and provides a Thanksgiving meal with 
a turkey and all the fixings. We also work with Here’s Life Inner City (the urban ministry of Campus 
Crusade for Christ) and up to 25 other inner city churches and community organizations to package 
up to 2,000 Thanksgiving meals for Detroit needy families.

Senior Alliance Holiday Meals
The Senior Alliance
3850 Second    Suite 201
Wayne, MI 48184
Phone: 734-722-2830   800-815-1112
Email:  info@tsalink.org
Website: https://thesenioralliance.org
This program provides hot festive meals to home-bound seniors age 60 & over or disabled people on Christmas, Easter and Labor Day. SAHM is supported primarily through private donations. Meals are delivered by volunteers.
&
Detroit Area Agency on Aging
1333 Brewery Park Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48207
Phone: 313-446-4444
Website: https://www.detroitseniorsolution.org/holiday-meals-on-wheels-hmow
Holiday Meals on Wheels (HMOW) is supported through corporate, private and community funds 
making it possible to feed thousands of home-bound seniors and adults with disabilities on Thanks-
giving, Christmas, Easter and Labor Day. 

GSCC Turkey Giveaway       Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 2020  5 pm
8902 Vinton
Detroit, MI  48213 

ALLEGIANT HEALTH CARE SERVICES        CALL BY 11/20/2020
Fiberglass Estates Community Hall
16521 Plymouth 
Detroit, MI  48227 
Phone:  248-277-3700
Offering a Thanksgiving box with all the fixings! Pickup November 20th, 2020 at 9 a.m.

U.N.I.T.Y. (Uniting Neighborhoods And Inspiring Today's Youth)
P.O Box 6917
Detroit, MI  48206
Phone: 313-989-7876
Email: contactus@unitydetroit.org
Website: https://www.unitydetroit.org/Adopt%20A%20Family%20Prog%20Packet.pdf
Must live in Wayne, Oakland or Macomb County. See website for details!

Peace Detroit                 Saturday, Nov. 14th, 2020  2 p.m. to 4 p.m. 
16041 W. 7 Mile
Detroit, MI 
Phone: 313-364-9646
Email: PeaceDetroit313@gmail.com
Website: http://www.peacedetroit.org/events.html
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PeaceDetroit313
Free turkeys.....first-come, first-served!

L.A.H.C.
5275 Kenilworth 
Dearborn, MI. 48126
Phone: 888-315-LAHC (5242)
Email: info@lahc.org
Website: https://lahc.org/humanservices
Provides holiday meal to seniors and families in need. 1000 turkeys along with canned food are 
distributed annually.

Telegraph Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram             NOW OPEN FOR 2020!
12000 Telegraph 
Taylor, MI 48180
Website: https://www.telegraphchryslerdodgejeepram.com/feed-our-community
If you know a family in need of a Thanksgiving meal, please fill out the form on the website! 
Submissions are due by November 15. *Make must be able to pick up at dealership and live 
in Taylor, Michigan!

The BraynChild Foundation                              Sunday, Nov. 22nd, 2020   Noon to 4 pm
Inkster's 1st Turkey Drive-Thru Giveaway 
Inkster & Michigan Ave.
Dollar General Parking Lot
Inkster, MI  
Over 1,000 turkeys will be given away. Deliveries are also available for those unable to make it 
out, provided by Hollywood Transportation. Please text your address to 313-403-2773 and how 
many turkeys needed. 

Detroit Friendship House
9540 Conant
Hamtramck, MI  48212
Phone: 313-871- 7443
Website: https://www.detroitfriendshiphouse.org/traditional-holiday-meals-1
We gather turkeys at Thanksgiving along with all the traditional sides including stuffing, mashed 
potatoes, gravy, macaroni and cheese, corn and green beans, cranberry sauce, and an assortment 
of pies for dessert.

OPERATION HOLIDAY HOPE                 Monday, Nov. 16th, 2020 8 am to 10 pm
24200 Grand River Ave.
Detroit, MI  
Phone: 313-284-0022
Feeding 300 families this Thanksgiving. 

5th Annual Turkey Giveaway 
Plymouth United Church of Christ        Monday, Nov. 23rd, 2020 Arrive at 9 am
600 E. Warren Ave.
Detroit, MI 48201 
A Thanksgiving event to support children and people in need of assistance. Wear your
football jerseys and meet players!

Free Grab & Go Groceries & Turkeys 
Zelphia's Community Kitchen               Friday, Nov. 20th, 2020  1 pm to 2 pm
PO Box 837
Novi, MI  48376
&
Beulah Fist Missionary Baptist Church
4643 Moran 
Detroit, MI  48207
First come-first served, no registration required. One per car / family at the church.

Matrix Human Services 
13560 E. McNichols
Detroit, MI  
Phone: 313-962-5255
Email:  inquiries@matrixhs.org 
Website:  https://www.matrixhumanservices.org

Detroit Police Dept. Sixth Precinct            Monday, Nov. 23rd, 2020  11 am 
11450 Warwick 
Detroit, MI  48228 

Ayers4Detroit Annual Family Turkey Giveaway & Fresh Boxes    Friday, Nov. 20th, 2020   2-4 pm
Kemeny Recreation Center
2260 S. Fort
Detroit, MI  4821

Brillant Detroit / Temple Israel, West Bloomfield       Wednesday, Nov. 25th, 2020
​5675 Larkins 
Detroit, MI  48210
Phone: 313-483-8992
Email: info@brilliantdetroit.org
Website: https://brilliantdetroit.org

Regeneration Church            Wednesday, Nov. 25th, 2020
5924 Moran 
Detroit, MI  48211 
Phone: 313-458-8904
Website: https://www.myregenerationchurch.org

Catholic Charities of S.E. MI
15945 Canal 
Clinton Township, MI  48938
Phone: 855-88-CCSEM (22736) 
Email: info@ccsem.org 
Website: www.ccsem.org 
In partnership with a local church, provided a complete Thanksgiving Day meal and groceries. 
Serves Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, Wayne counties. 

BTG / Bridging the Gaps Community and Family Development 
Southgate, MI 48195
Website: https://www.btgcenters.org

Second Evergreen Missionary Baptist Church / Christmas Dinner Giveaway 
1700 Meldrum T
Detroit, MI  
Phone: 586-873-4971 RSVP
Email:  secondevergreenmbc2020@gmail.com
Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Second-Evergreen-Missionary-Baptist-Church-
750909468593087/


LENAWEE COUNTY

​Associated Charities of Lenawee County
221 S. Tecumseh 
Adrian, MI  49221
Phone: 517-265-7255
Website: http://www.thecharities.org/contact-us.html


MACOMB COUNTY

Catholic Charities of S.E. MI
15945 Canal
Clinton Township, MI 48938
Phone: 855-88-CCSEM (22736)
Email: info@ccsem.org
Website: www.ccsem.org
In partnership with a local church, provided a complete Thanksgiving Day meal and groceries.
Serves Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, Wayne counties.

Blessed to Give Outreach First Annual Thanksgiving Outreach 
Owen Jax Community Center                Nov. 21st, 2020  11 am to 2 pm 
8207 E. 9 Mile
Warren, MI  48089
Website: www.blessedtogive.org 
Drive-by pickup. 

15th Annual Thanksgiving Meal      Thursday, Nov. 26th, 2020 11 am to 1:30 pm
Knights of Columbus 
22040 Ryan (south of 9 Mile)  
Warren, MI 48091
Phone: 586-431-4884
Email: bishopmurphykofc@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Bishop-Murphy-Knights-of-Columbus-
3257-111580742215381
250 meals available for curbside pickup. 

Community Thanksgiving Dinner 
Romeo Masonic Hall              Thursday, Nov. 26th, 2020  Noon to 5 pm
231 N. Main
Romeo, MI  
Phone: 586-438-7259  Phone or Text 
Limited seating.  Curb-side carryout available. 

Macomb Feed the Need
27151 Gratiot Ave.
Roseville, MI  48066
Phone: 586-945-7090
Website:  https://www.facebook.com/FeedingtheNeedministry
We will once again be preparing to serve the food to the homeless, poor and the needy. We will also
be giving coats and winter gear to those in need. Roberat A. Nahra (Chef Bobby) will once again be 
cooking the meal on at Noon. 

St. Thomas Lutheran Church     
23801 Kelly
Eastpointe, MI  48021 
Email: churchoffice@stl-eastpointe.org
Website: https://www.stl-eastpointe.org
The food pantry will be open for Thanksgiving Baskets on Saturday, Nov. 21st, 2020 from 11 a.m. 
to noon. The food is prepared by pantry workers and put into several bags. Guests will pick up 
bags at the back door near the Fireside lounge (in the back of the building). They must have their 
own vehicle and we put the bags in their trunk or back seat. 

Samaritan House 
62324 Van Dyke
Washington, MI 48094
Phone: 586-336-9956 
Website: https://www.samaritanhousemichigan.org
Thanksgiving Holiday Meal
Each client household is given the opportunity to pick up a gift card for the meat of their choice &
a box of food specially packed to supply the items needed for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner in November. 

Good Shepherd Coalition / Family Resource Center
P.O. Box 26190
Fraser, MI 48026
Phone: 586-307-8888
Email: gscmacomb@gmail.com
Website: http://www.gscmacomb.org/home
Annually, GSC coordinates holiday assistance to over 250 families. This assistance spans: 
Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter. Our members provide dinners along with gifts and 
baskets for children. 

The Neighborhood House 
44 Mill
Rochester, MI  48037
Phone: 248-656-0230   To receive: call 248-651-5836 for details
Website: https://www.ranh.org/special-programs
For Thanksgiving, we have generous community members to help us to provide families with turkey dinners. If you are interested in being a a part of any of these special programs, please contact Michele at volunteer@ranh.org.

​Haven Place                              Friday, November 20th, 2020 5 pm to 7 pm
58575 Main 
New Haven, MI 48048
Phone: 586-484-8540
Email: havenplaceinc@gmail.com
Website: https://havenplaceinc.weebly.com
This is a free event for the first 150 families to register! Only those who are registered will 
receive their Thanksgiving dinner. This is a drive up event to pick up a full Thanksgiving dinner!

U.N.I.T.Y. (Uniting Neighborhoods And Inspiring Today's Youth)
P.O Box 6917
Detroit, MI 48206
Phone: 313-989-7876
Email: contactus@unitydetroit.org
Website: https://www.unitydetroit.org/Adopt%20A%20Family%20Prog%20Packet.pdf
Must live in Wayne, Oakland or Macomb County. See website for details!


MONROE COUNTY

​Monroe Firefighters Thanksgiving Dinner     Wednesday, Nov. 25th, 2020  See times below!
St. Joseph Hall
East Third Street / Kentucky Ave. 
Monroe, MI 
This year you can drive through OR you can walk-up to receive your dinner. There will be NO 
inside dining as usual. Meals will be pre-packed and containing turkey, ham, mashed potatoes 
with gravy, corn and stuffing. One dessert per meal consisting of cookies. A small container of 
cranberries will be available upon request. Serving times are: 4:00, 5:00, 6:00, and 7 p.m. 

Bedford Goodfellows
P.O. Box 377
Lambertville, MI  48144
Phone: 734-847-3641
Email: bedfordgoodfellows@gmail.com
Website: https://www.bedfordgoodfellows.org 
Distributes holiday baskets to Bedford residents in need. 

Crossroads Community Church         November 21st, 2020  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
6960 Sylvania-Petersburg
Ottowa Lake, MI  49267
Phone: 734-854-1301
Website: https://www.crossroadson23.com/events
Receive a free, holiday meal - Turkeys (or chickens) and all the fixings to make a warm meal for your 
family this Thanksgiving. This event is free to anyone in need, no questions asked. One meal will be 
offered per vehicle. If you would like to receive more than 1 meal per car, you may get back in line for 
a second time but the food is given out on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please share this event with anyone you know that needs food assistance. 

The Opportunity Center at ALCC / Mobile Project Connect & Food Drive 
120 Eastchester
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone: 734-241-2775  #208                Thursday, Nov. 12th, 2020  1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Website: https://monroecountyop.org/opportunity-center.html
Mobile food pantry--one food box to first 150 households. Drive-thru service! Toiletry bags and 
resource packets also to be given out. Registration NOT required!

Catholic Charities of S.E. MI
15945 Canal
Clinton Township, MI 48938
Phone: 855-88-CCSEM (22736)
Email: info@ccsem.org
Website: www.ccsem.org
In partnership with a local church, provided a complete Thanksgiving Day meal and groceries.
Serves Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, Wayne counties.


OAKLAND COUNTY

Catholic Charities of S.E. MI
15945 Canal
Clinton Township, MI 48938
Phone: 855-88-CCSEM (22736)
Email: info@ccsem.org
Website: www.ccsem.org
In partnership with a local church, provided a complete Thanksgiving Day meal and groceries.
Serves Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, Wayne counties.

TAKE MY HAND Second Annual Thanksgiving Community Dinner     November 19th, 2020  4-7 pm
17338 W. Seven Mile
Detroit, MI 
Phone: 248-270-8391
Email: tmhnonprofit@gmail.com 
Free Thanksgiving meal, clothing and resources.  First-come, first -serve. 

Turkey Time!
Ypsilanti Elks Frontier Lodge  1681          Sunday, Nov. 22nd, 2020 
1405 Ecorse
Ypsilanti, MI  48198
Phone: 734-485-2520

1st Annual Stuff the Bird Turkey Drive       November 20th to 21st, 2020 3 pm to 6 pm 
Giveaway Locations: 
Friday: 
Rich Friends Fast Tax, LLC
2000 Town Center   Suite 1900
Southfield, MI 48075
& 
Saturday: 
Pure Bliss Skin Therapy & Massage
2512 Carpenter Suite 2A
Ann Arbor, MI 48108  
Turkeys, canned goods and other non-perishables. 

Community Thanksgiving Dinner       Thursday, Nov. 26th, 2020   Noon to 5 pm
Romeo Masonic Hall
231 N. Main
Romeo, MI 
Phone: 586-438-7259
Casual dress and limited seating.  Curb-side pickup available. 

Southfield Police Dept.             This event has passed
25225 Code 
Southfield, MI  

Yad Ezra 
2850 W. 11 Mile 
Berkley, MI  48072
Phone: 248-548-3663
Email: info@yadezra.org
Website: https://www.yadezra.org
With over 100 drivers, Yad Ezra has delivered 500 turkeys to food insecure clients in Metro Detroit. 

Unity for the Holiday Thanksgiving         Saturday, Nov. 21st, 2020  10 am to Noon                                         
OLHSA
196 Cesar E. 
Pontiac, MI  48342 
Will be handing out 500 turkeys during the drive-thru! 

Pumpkin Pie Giveaway            Saturday, Nov. 21st, 2020   11 am to 1 pm
Stransky and Company 
Location: 
Starr Jaycee Park 
1321 W. 13 Mile
Royal Oak, MI  48073 
Drive up at times above for a free pie! 

Zelphia"s Community Kitchen / Thanksgiving Boxes! 
Meadowbrook Congregational Church
21355 Meadowbrook 
Novi, MI  48375
Saturday, Nov. 21st, 2020   Noon to 1 pm
&
Sherwood Village
41275 Old Michigan Ave.
Canton, MI  48188
Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 2020   11 am to 12 Noon
&
College Park Estates
51074 Mott  #243
Canton, MI  48188
Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 2020   12:15 pm to 1 pm
First-come, first-serve. One box per car / family. 

Curbside Thanksgiving To Go Meals at the Senior Center
Mahany-Meininger Senior Community Center         Tuesday, Nov. 17th from 11:45 am to 12:45 pm 
3500 Marais Ave.
Royal Oak, MI  48073
Phone: 248-246-3900  Call for reservations!
Website: https://www.romi.gov/356/Senior-Community-Center
Will host a pop-up curb-side meal pick-up but reservations are limited to 100 meals. Your meal will 
have turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, gravy, veggies, cranberry sauce and a slice of pumpkin pie, 
all for just $5.00. Stay in your car and staff will bring it to you! 

Greenhouse of Walled Lake
103 E. Walled Lake Dr.
Walled Lake, MI 48390
Phone: 833-MI Green (644-7336)
Email:  info@greenhouseofwalledlake.com
Website: https://www.greenhousemi.com
Greenhouse of Walled Lake is giving away 500 turkeys to families for Thanksgiving. Those interested 
can go to greenhousemi.com or call Greenhouse of Walled Lake to reserve their turkey. Millen is giving 
away an additional 100 Turkeys to Hospitality House of Commerce Township, who in turn will give them away to needy families.The turkey giveaway will take place on Thursday, November 19 between noon 
and 6 p.m. at Greenhouse of Walled Lake.
&
Hospitality House Food Pantry 
2075 E. West Maple  Suite B 204
Commerce Twp, MI  48390
Phone: 248-960-9975
Website: https://www.hhfp.org
See listing above this one!

LIGHTHOUSE 
Mailing Address & Pontiac Center                    INFO FOR 2020 LISTED BELOW!
46156 Woodward Ave.
Pontiac, MI  48342
Phone: 248-920-6000
&
South Oakland Shelter
18505 W. 12 Mile 
Lathrup Village, MI  48076
Phone: 248-920-6000 x5500
Email: contact@lighthousemi.org
Website: https://www.southoaklandshelter.org/what-we-do
Lighthouse usually serves around 10,000 individuals a year. Throughout this pandemic, we have 
been serving up to 4,500 per week. As the holidays approach, we want to ensure that every family 
has the opportunity to have a Thanksgiving meal. We aim to serve up to 2,000 families this year 
and provide them with additional food so they don’t have to worry about meals for a week.

Oxford / Orion FISH Food Pantry          INFO FOR 2020 LISTED BELOW!       
1060 S. Lapeer 
Oxford, MI  48371
Phone: 248-628-3933
&
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 732
​Lake Orion, MI   48361
Phone: 248-628-3933
Website:  www.oxfordorionfish.org
​Oxford/Orion FISH Food Pantry provides groceries for our neighbors in need who live in Oxford, 
Lake Orion, Addison and Oakland Township. Thanksgiving Dinner coupons. 

U.N.I.T.Y. (Uniting Neighborhoods And Inspiring Today's Youth)
P.O Box 6917
Detroit, MI  48206
Phone: 313-989-7876
Email: contactus@unitydetroit.org
Website: https://www.unitydetroit.org/Adopt%20A%20Family%20Prog%20Packet.pdf
Must live in Wayne, Oakland or Macomb County. See website for details!

Oakland Family Services
114 Orchard Lake 
Pontiac, MI  48341
Phone: 248-858-7766
&
2351 W. 12 Mile 
Berkley, MI  48072
Phone: 248-544-4004
&
2045 Maple 
Walled Lake, MI  48390
Phone: 248-624-3811
Website: https://www.facebook.com/oakfamservices/photos/10157757952063546
This year, Oakland Family Services is collecting monetary donations to purchase grocery store 
cards for each family. We hope to raise $6,000 to feed 100 families.

The Neighborhood House 
44 Mill
Rochester, MI  
Phone: 248-651-5836 
Website: https://www.ranh.org
Provides turkey dinners for Thanksgiving. 

The Salvation Army Farmington Hills
27500 Shiawassee
Farmington Hills, MI  48336
Phone: 248-477-1153
Website:  https://centralusa.salvationarmy.org/farmingtonhills 

The Philip House Mission
30800 Northwestern Hwy.  Suite 221
Farmington Hills, MI  48334 
Phone: 248-532-0023
Website: http://www.thephiliphousemission.org 


WASHTENAW COUNTY

The Original Cottage Inn     11 am to 1 pm Thanksgiving Day 
512 E. William 
Ann Arbor, MI  48104
Phone: 734-663-3379
Email: info@cottageinn.com
Website: https://www.originalcottageinn.com
Our annual Thanksgiving tradition started more than 50 years ago! 🍗 This year, we will be 
providing a free Thanksgiving meal carry-out style.

St. Andrews Church Breakfast       Thursday, Nov. 26th, 2020    7:30 am to 8:30 am 
306 N. Division 
Ann Arbor, MI  48104

Thanksgiving Meal & Service       Wednesday, Nov. 25th, 2020 at 7 p.m. 
The Potters House 
954 Ecorse
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Come at 7 p.m. and join our Thanksgiving service and afterwords, we will be having a Thanks-
giving meal. Bring your family!  

Vineyard Church of Ann Arbor          Thursday, Nov. 26th, 2020   Noon to 3 pm  
Delonis Center 
312 W. Huron
Ann Arbor, MI  48103 

Hope Clinic                                           Thursday, Nov. 26th 2020      5 pm
518 Harriet 
Ypsilanti, MI  48197
Providing grab & go meals by the front door the building on Harriet Street. Thanksgiving dinner 
at 5 pm.

1st Annual Stuff the Bird Turkey Drive       November 20th to 21st, 2020 3 pm to 6 pm 
Giveaway Locations: 
Friday: 
Rich Friends Fast Tax, LLC
2000 Towm Center Suite 1900
Southfield, MI  48075
& 
Saturday: 
Pure Bliss Skin Therapy & Massage
2512 Carpenter Suite 2A
Ann Arbor, MI  48108  
Turkeys, canned goods and other non-perishables. 

The Last Minute Collection & Never Perfect Presents Meal Giveaway
​Parkridge Community Center      Monday, Nov. 23rd, 2020 at Noon until all food is gone.
Email: ITLMCollectionAt gmail.com
Free hams and turkeys!  

Puffer Reds / Fall Harvest Turkey Giveaway        Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 2020   11 am to 3 pm 
Perry School
550 Perry Ave. 
Ypsilanti, MI  48197
Website: www.pufferreds.com 

Faith in Action                               NOW OPEN FOR 2020
603 S. Main 
Chelsea, MI  48118
Phone: 734-475-3305
Website: https://www.faithinaction1.org/programs-services
Thanksgiving Food Baskets: A full holiday meal is supplied to needy families. 
Open to those in the Chelsea & Dexter school district!

Saline Social Service Inc.             NOW OPEN FOR 2020
224 W. Michigan Ave.
Saline, MI  48176
Phone: 734-429-4570
Email:  info@salinesocialservice.com
Website: https://salinesocialservice.com/calendar
Thanksgiving Meal Basket Distribution | Sunday, November 22nd & December 20th
To help support the economically disadvantaged in our community, for over 50 years with the help 
of our community, SASS provides holiday meal baskets for those in-need. This year, due to limited 
product supplies and to protect the safety of our clients, sponsors, volunteers and staff, we are re-
questing gift card donations in $25 increments to Meijer and Walmart for us to distribute to our 
households. On average, each household will receive approximately $75 to shop for their holiday 
needs. If you’re in need of support and would like to sign up for this program, contact Patty or
Glenna at 734-429-4570. For those in the Saline School District!

Eastern Michigan University
Swoops Food Pantry 
104 Pierce Hall 
Ypsilanti, MI 48197 
Phone: 734-487-4173
Email: swoops_pantry@emich.edu
Website: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090945afab2aa3ff2-thanksgiving4
Thanksgiving Baskets 2020
Sign up individually or as a group to collect items for Thanksgiving and Holiday Baskets! Last year, 
we gave out 50 Thanksgiving baskets to students in need and we have a goal of giving out 50 again 
this year!

Ann Arbor Community Center
625 N. Main 
Ann Arbor, MI  48104 
Phone: 734-662-3128
Thanksgiving Baskets- Must register to receive this (register between Oct. 1st and Oct. 30th. 
Sooner the better!)

Giving Thanks & Giving Back Tri-City Tour November 20-22nd, 2020 
November, 20th    3 p.m. 
Christian Love Fellowship Church 
1601 Stamford 
Ypsilanti, MI  48198
&
November 21st, 2020    Noon 
Dedicated to Christ Church
4424 8th 
Ecorse, MI  48229  
&
November 22nd, 2020    Noon 
18330 John R
Detroit, MI  48203
Phone: 313-854-4885
Email: info@defyprogram.org
Website: www.defyprogram.org
Giving away turkeys and non-perishable food. Drive through and pickup only. 

A Time of Thanksgiving          Saturday, Nov. 21st, 2020  11 am to 2 pm 
1070 McCartney Ave.
Ypsilanti, MI  48298
Website: www.bereacityofhope.org
​Online pre-registration is REQUIRED by Friday, Nov. 20th, 2020 






















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