WIREGRASS (WDHN) — With high inflation and skyrocketing grocery prices, some families are struggling this Thanksgiving. To make sure no one goes without, Wiregrass 2-1-1 has put together a list of locations offering free Thanksgiving meals and volunteer opportunities in the Wiregrass.
Here are some options where you can receive a free meal or volunteer for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Coffee County, Ala.
The Christian Mission Center located at 231 Geneva Highway in Enterprise, will be offering a Thanksgiving Drive-Thru Dinner on Thursday, November 24. The drive-thru will be open from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. For any questions please call (334) 393-2607.
Dale County, Ala.
Choppers Ol’ School BBQ is offering a free 10th-anniversary Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday, November 24. There will be drop-off locations at Fort Rucker, Enterprise, Level Plains, Ozark, New Brockton, and Wicksburg from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. They will also have the option for dining in and carrying out.
- Enterprise: Big Lots parking lot by Dairy Queen
- Level Plains: Inland parking lot on the right side of the building
- Ozark: All-In Credit Union on 231 South
- Ft Rucker: PX parking lot & Boss parking lot at 2:00 pm only
- New Brockton: The Outpost Casual Dining, 711 E. McKinnon Street
- Wicksburg: High School parking lot
If you have questions or would like to pick up at one of these locations please call the restaurant at (334) 447-8049.
Houston County, Ala.
Volunteers are needed to help prepare meals and feed people that day as well as help deliver meals.
The following donations are still needed:
- “To-go” plates
- Plastic utensils
- Favorite dish of your choice
For more information on donations or volunteering, please call (334) 714-3482 or (334) 699-6886
The Dothan Rescue Mission located at 216 East Crawford Street in Dothan, will be offering a Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, November 24.
Those in need of a meal can walk in for a plate from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. For more information on donations or volunteering, please call (334) 794-4637
Walk-ins are welcome from 10:30 a.m. until the food runs out. There is a limit of one plate per person and each person must be present.
Love in Action located at 279 West Main Street suite 2 in Dothan, will be offering a Thanksgiving meal on Thursday, November 24.
Those in need of a meal can walk in from 11:00 a.m. until the food runs out. There is a limit of one plate per person and each person must be present.
Free community Thanksgiving dinner presented by Natasha K. Scott Ministries & $5 Bling by Tasha, will be located at 655 Headland Avenue in Dothan.
Walk-ins are welcome from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Click here to view the full list of volunteer opportunities and Thanksgiving meals this holiday season. Wiregrass 2-1-1 is maintaining this live link and will be updated often.