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Free Meals For Thanksgiving In Jersey City

Written by Bianca kirschner

Free Meals For Thanksgiving In Jersey City

Thanksgiving season is upon us. If you or someone you know is looking to obtain meals for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, check out this list.

Angela Cares 10th Annual Feed 1000 Seniors

Jersey City Golden Door Charter School
3044 John F Kennedy Blvd W Jersey City, NJ 07306 

Wednesday, November 22 · 11:30am – 7pm

Join us as a volunteer for AngelaCARES’ 12th Annual Thanksgiving Feed, where we’re on a mission to serve 1,000 seniors in our community. Your helping hands make all the difference. Sign up now and be part of this heartwarming event!

Together, we’ll make Thanksgiving special for those who need it most.

Thanksgiving Dinner powered by AMPT & Community1st

Franklin L Williams Middle School 7
222 Laidlaw Avenue Jersey City, NJ 07306 

Tuesday, November 21 · 5 – 7pm 

Join AMPT & Community1st for a wonderful Thanksgiving Dinner for the community of Jersey City. Each ticket includes 1 parent & 1 child.

Holiday Turkey or Gift Card Distribution

283 Central Avenue, Jersey City, NJ, 07302

Saturday, November 18th at 10am

Join us as we kick off the holiday season with our Annual Thanksgiving Turkey & Gift Card Giveaway. Community 1st along with Local Elected Officials and Supported by Civic Associations, Community Leaders and Local Businesses will be providing the community with Turkey & Gift Cards to help those in need. Pre registration is required.

Annual Holiday Turkey and Coat Drive

140 Martin Luther King Dr, Jersey City, NJ

Saturday November 18th, 2023 from 11am to 4pm

Contact King Kares Foundation for more details about the event.

Jersey City Puerto Rican Parade Thanksgiving Giveaway

Seventh Day Adventist Church
240 Montgomery Street, Jersey City, NJ

Monday, November 20th from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

You must be registered to receive the donation.
Please email for registration. You are not registered unless you receive a confirmation.

Thanksgiving Dinner Box

Riverside Church
317 3rd Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302

Tuesday, November 21st 2023 at 7:30pm

We’re packing and giving away Thanksgiving meal boxes! These boxes include all you need for a full Thanksgiving meal including the turkey! If you or someone you know is in need, please come out and grab a box on Tuesday, Nov 21st @ 7:30pm.

Thanksgiving Turkey Drive

November 17th from 5pm to 7pm

Call now to reserve your free turkey! McGinley Square SID is generously and awesomely presenting a Thanksgiving Turkey Drive/Giveaway, to help McGinley Square residents and families in need. Call Monica by end of business day tomorrow, Thurs. Nov. 16 at (551) 689-9781 to reserve a free turkey; then pick up the turkey on Fri. Nov. 17 from 5-7 pm in the McGinley Square Plaza at NE corner of Montgomery & Bergen. How wonderful!

Turkey Drive

410 Central Ave Jersey City, NJ, 07307

It’s that time of the year!!!! Next Tuesday we will be handing out turkeys to our community in front of @sneakerroom. Everyone is welcomed, we will start at 4pm. Always remember we are not a store in the community, we are a community in the store.

Updated November 2023

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