Mississippi food pantry helps those in need of Thanksgiving meal


rssfeeds.clarionledger.com – Mississippi – 2022-11-17 21:02:58

Members of Meadowbrook Church of Christ in Jackson, Miss., serve lunch at Stewpot Community Services in Jackson on Wednesday. Stewpot anticipates serving about 300 meals on Thanksgiving Day in addition to hundreds picking up food this week for their holiday meal.

Thanksgiving is a time for many to enjoy laughter, family, and food but some residents, unfortunately, don’t have that luxury.

One local community service organization is continuing its year-round effort to fill that void by hosting its annual Thanksgiving meal to give back to the underserved communities in the metro area.

Staff and volunteers at Stewpot try to give those who need a free Thanksgiving meal a brief moment of serenity and delight. On Thanksgiving Thursday, a meal for around 300 will be served at Stewpot from Noon to 1 p.m.

Stewpot Community Services has served in the…

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