Here's how to get your free Thanksgiving Meal Box this weekend, thanks to The Great Khalid Foundation.

DAY OF INFO:

The Great Thanksgiving Giveaway is open to anyone who needs assistance putting food on the table this holiday season. One thousand Thanksgiving meal boxes will be given away on a first-come-first-served basis.

How It Works:

  • Drive-thru distribution starts at 10 a.m.
  • Vehicles will be allowed to line up beginning at 9:30 a.m. (not before)
  • One meal box will be distributed per vehicle
  • All windows must remain rolled up, please do not exit your vehicle.
  • Pop the trunk and the meal box will be placed inside your car.

All vehicles must be in line, as the map illustrates below. Up to 1000 vehicles will receive a numbered voucher to avoid line cutting. This voucher will be taped to the windshield of vehicles. Do not remove the voucher, or you will not receive a meal box.

Directions:

  • Enter north through Highway 54
  • Exit Diana
  • Turn right on Cohen.
  • Turn left on Kenworthy
  • Follow directional signage into the facility
  • Vouchers will be distributed, so make sure to follow drive-in instructions.

The Great Thanksgiving Giveaway

  • FirstLight Federal Credit Union at 9983 Kenworthy
  • Saturday, November 21, 2020
  • Begins at 10 a.m.

As El Paso families continue to be financially impacted by the pandemic, the Great Khalid Foundation is helping to alleviate a little bit of their burden with the Great Thanksgiving Giveaway.

The Great Khalid Foundation

The Great Khalid Foundation and the Boys & Girls Club of El Paso, in partnership with Townsquare Media and many more community partners, is setting out to help families in need during the Thanksgiving holiday. This first-time initiative will aim to give 1,000 families a complete Thanksgiving dinner. Each family will receive a meal box that includes all of the essentials to make a Thanksgiving meal that will feed 4-6 people. A drive-thru distribution of the meal boxes will take place at FirstLight Federal Credit Union at 9983 Kenworthy on Saturday, November 21, 2020.

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