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St. Matthew’s House holds annual Turkey Drop for families in need

St. Matthew's House holds annual Turkey Drop for families in need

NAPLES, Fla. – First Baptist Church of Naples parking lot will become a bustling holiday central assembly line for the 17th Annual Capital Wealth Advisors (CWA) Turkey Drop, Monday, November 15th. 

More than 100 volunteers will gather as Capital Wealth Advisors and its community partners donate and join with St. Matthew’s House in assembling nearly 2,500 frozen turkeys, dinners with sides, vegetable boxes, pumpkin pies, and eggs.

These Hope for the Holidays meal boxes will later be distributed by St. Matthew’s House to low-income families, those with disabilities, senior citizens and veterans. 

Hope for the Holidays meal boxes will be distributed on the following days:

  • -Wednesday, November 17, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Immokalee Friendship House, 601 West Main Street, Immokalee
  • -Thursday, November 18, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., First Baptist Church of Naples, 3000 Orange Blossom Drive
  • -Friday, November 19, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., First Baptist Church of LaBelle, 330 North
    Main Street, Labelle as well as 12 p.m.-2 p.m., at Grace Church, 14036 Matanzas Drive
  • -Saturday, November 20, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., St. Matthew’s House Thrift Store, 3954 Broadway, Fort Myers

St. Matthew’s House also will host its annual turkey dinner with all of the fixings for shelter residents and others in need on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 25, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Campbell Lodge, 2001 Airport Road South, Naples.

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