GREENSBORO, N.C. -- More than 220 families will be able to put food on the table this Thanksgiving, thanks to several local groups.
I Am A Queen, AskTani.com and other local organizations hosted a free Thanksgiving food giveaway at Windsor Recreation Center Saturday. The groups gave away boxes of frozen turkeys and non-perishable foods to local families. By the end of the event, 227 families took home free meals.
The local non-profit organizations and businesses working on this project also included, Footsteps to Follow; Beyond the Block; Angele' N. Simpson Foundation of Love; Destined 4 Greatness Event Planning; Live Life Foundation; I Will Live; Restoration World Outreach Center; Shield Mentor and HDL Ministries
To learn more about these organizations or how to get involved in events like Saturday's, head to the I Am A Queen website.
WFMY News 2's Patrick Wright was out at Windsor Center Saturday morning to talk to Tanisha Layne, of AskTani.com, about the event and why these groups decided to help their neighbors.
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