Donate to Wellington’s holiday food drive


Help make the holiday season bright for families in need this year by donating to the Village of Wellington’s holiday food drive.

Food donations will help ensure no village resident goes without a hot meal this Thanksgiving. Donations will be accepted through Wednesday, Nov. 16.

Residents are encouraged to contribute the following food items:

• Boxed mashed potatoes;

• Boxed stuffing mix;

• Cornbread mix;

• Cranberry sauce;

• Turkey gravy;

• Canned vegetables (green beans, corn, etc.).

Food can be dropped off at Wellington’s Municipal Complex at 12300 Forest Hill Blvd., Village Park at 11700 Pierson Rd., or the Wellington Community Center at 12150 Forest Hill Blvd.

All food donations will go directly to local families in need.

Residents in need of food donations this Thanksgiving are asked to call Gregg Harr at (561) 307-2900 or Dee Aubry at (561) 793-1007 – both with Christ Community Church – or their local house of worship. All requests for assistance must be made prior to Wednesday, Nov. 16.

For more information or to partner for this drive, call Village of Wellington Senior Services Specialist Meridith Tuckwood at 753-2476.

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