Salvation Army Prepares For the “Community Thanksgiving Dinner” in Shawnee County

There are people in Shawnee County who are struggling to make ends meet. That includes putting food on the table. One non-profit organization is helping those in need by making Thanksgiving a little better.

The Salvation Army in Topeka is gearing up for the annual “Community Thanksgiving Dinner”. This year, because of the Pandemic, it will be a drive-thru dinner. It will take place on Thursday, November 19th from 4 PM till 6 PM.

Here is the press release:

“This year due to the pandemic, the community meal will be conducted as a drive-thru.  Families/individuals are asked to either walk or drive to the rear of The Salvation Army of Topeka, 1320 SE 6th Street, building on the west side.  A closed container filled with turkey, mashed potatoes, green beans, rolls, stuffing and a desert will be handed out. The community “Thanksgiving Dinner” is open to all regardless of income.

Please contact Captain Cristian Lopez or Shelley Robertson, 233-9648″