Thanksgiving is creeping up on us quickly. It's the one time of year I actually take time to cook a turkey! Some families in Weld county are in need this holiday season... As a matter of fact, Weld Food Bank is looking for 5,436 turkeys for Thanksgiving.

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The number is higher than last year by more than 600. Weld Food Bank is also in need of other items for Thanksgiving as well. This includes:

  • 5,642 5lb. bags of potatoes
  • 12,400 cans of green beans
  • 9,122 cans of mushroom soup
  • 8,195 boxes of stuffing

If you would like to help the Weld Food Bank feed residents of Weld County, here is some ways you can drop off food:

3 Wing Shack locations will be collecting turkeys at 2704 8th Ave and 1815 65th Ave in Greeley, 1261 Main St in Windsor. Plus, if you bring in a turkey, wing Shack will also donate $5 to the Weld Food Bank.

You can also drop off your donations from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Weld Food Bank warehouse located at 1108 H St.

Source: Greeley Tribune