Franciscan Center Expecting Huge Turnout for "Turkey Tuesday"

By Nina Settappa

November 8, 2012 Updated Nov 8, 2012 at 1:31 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) - The Franciscan Center is expecting to help a record number of people on "Turkey Tuesday."

Since 2007, the number of people Franciscan Center helps is increasing. In 2007 they helped 770 people. In 2011 they helped 1,400 people and they expect 1,500 this year due to growth of need.

The Tuesday before Thanksgiving is the largest usage day for the Franciscan Center food pantry.

The center needs donations of turkeys, hams, or money to buy hams and turkeys. People can donate now up until November 20th.




What are your thoughts CLICK HERE to leave us a "QUESTION OF THE DAY” comment.

Want to be in the know for the next weather event, the next school closing or the next big breaking news story?

TextCaster alerts from 21Alive.com are your defining source for instant information delivered right to your cell phone and email. It's free, easy and instant. Sign-Up Now!

Powered by Summit City Chevrolet



© Copyright 2014, A Granite Broadcasting Station. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.