The Richmond Register

Lifestyles & Community

October 28, 2012

Home Meals Board preparing for Special Thanksgiving Holiday

RICHMOND — At the October Home Meals Delivery Board meeting letters were prepared for a mailing concerning the annual Thanksgiving Dinner Program. This is the only time the Board request financial help during the year from the community at large. You may send checks for Home Meals Delivery to Board Member, Keith Flowers, 250 Kennedy Lane, Richmond 40475.

On Thanksgiving, Home Meals Delivery, kicks into high gear delivering about 400 plus dinners countywide. For that to happen, dozens of extra volunteers will be needed. However, volunteers can be through by noon and back home for their own family Thanksgiving meal and in addition receive a Great Blessing by sharing with others. THe meals are prepared at the Baptist Campus Ministry on EKU Campus, University Drive. Volunteers bring their coolers and are given names/addresses of those to serve.

If you, or someone you know, needs a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner and wouldn't otherwise have one, please call the Madison County Fire Department at 624-4774 or 624-4775 or Berea Fire Department at 986-2898.

This program could not have continues since 1980 except for the volunteers that keep the daily services going and the expenses low. If you would like to volunteer call Board President Karl Park, 624-1291 or Program Manager, Dianna Ackerman, 661-5101. 

1
Text Only
Lifestyles & Community
AP Video
Official: Air Algerie Flight 'probably Crashed' TSA Administrator on Politics and Flight Bans Raw: National Guard Helps Battle WA Wildfires Raw: Ukraine's Donetsk Residents Flee Senators Push to End Hamas Threat in Cease-Fire A Young Victim's Premonition, Hug Before MH17 U.N. School in Gaza Hit by Israeli Strike Raw: Deadly Storm Hits Virginia Campground Officials Warn of Avoidable Death in Hot Cars Death Penalty Expert: 'This is a Turning Point' House Committee at Odds Over Obama Lawsuit Raw: MH17 Victim's Bodies Arrive in Netherlands Raw: UN School Used As Shelter Hit by Tank Shell Raw: Gunmen Attack Iraqi Prison Convoy Plane Leaves Ukraine With More Crash Victims The Rock Brings Star Power to Premiere Raw: Families Travel to Taiwan Plane Crash Site Arizona Execution Takes Almost Two Hours Crash Kills Teen Pilot Seeking World Record
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Poll

What county fair attraction do you like most?

Amusement rides
Beauty pageants
Flora Hall craft exhibits
Horse shows
Livestock, poultry shows
Truck, tractor pulls
Mud, dirt races
Gospel sing
I like them all
     View Results