2019 Thanksgiving Community Program

Interfaith Prayer Service

Friday, November 22 | 6 pm | Temple Hesed (1 Knox Road, Scranton)

Thanksgiving Dinner for Adults & Elderly

Tuesday, November 26 | Doors open at 5pm | Dinner at 6pm | Scranton Cultural Center (420 N. Washington Avenue, Scranton)

Family to Family Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway

Wednesday, November 27 | 9am-5pm | Scranton Cultural Center (420 N. Washington Avenue, Scranton)

Register on-site. Proof of family size is required.

How You Can Help

Volunteer

Volunteers are needed Tuesday and Wednesday at the Scranton Cultural Center. For more information, call (570) 340-6086.

Donate

We are accepting donations of the following items:

  • 76–30 lb. turkeys
  • 12 cases #10 cans peas/carrots
  • 24 cases #10 cans sweet potatoes
  • 25 lbs. brown sugar
  • 1000 packets sweet & low
  • 2000 packets granulated sugar
  • 14 – 3 lb. cans coffee 25 gal. milk
  • 50 lbs. butter
  • 150 lbs. chocolate candy
  • 1500 packs cheese & crackers
  • 5 cases cool whip
  • 3000 salt/pepper packets
  • 3000 bananas
  • 5 - 1000 ft. aluminum foil
  • 250 cases of bottled water
  • 2000 – 9-inch heavy-duty plates
  • 2000 – 6-inch plastic plates
  • 144 - sternos
  • 120 table cloths
  • 2000 paper napkins
  • 860 - 10” thaw & serve pumpkin pies
  • 500 lbs. stuffing
  • 4 cases #10 cans cranberry sauce
  • 5 quarts molasses
  • 750 lbs. potatoes
  • 1500 takeout containers (large & small)
  • 10 boxes tea
  • 4 cases plastic gloves
  • 1200 – 2 liter soda
  • 250 dozen dinner rolls
  • 80 gal. gravy
  • 5000 sets heavy-duty flatware
  • 3 large boxes soap pads
  • 5 cases – 66 gal garbage bags
  • 1700 – 7oz. plastic cups
  • 2000 hot/cold cups
  • 72 flowering plants
  • 300 aluminum steamer pans
  • 300 aluminum steamer pan lids
  • 6 cases creamers
  • 2000 – 8-inch bowls