Senior Thanksgiving Luncheon Draws More Than 300 in Two Servings
TrueNorth Community Services’ annual Senior Thanksgiving Luncheon on Tuesday,
November 14, drew more than 300 people in a pair of servings at the TrueNorth Service Center in Fremont.
The home-style meal for qualifying Newaygo County senior citizens was prepared by Ridge Specialties and served by more than 300 volunteers and staff from local agencies and the community at large.
The luncheon, part of TrueNorth’s Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week activities, featured performances by the Fremont Christian School choir. The event sponsor was Community Home Health Care Services.
In addition, on Friday, November 17, TrueNorth distributed 88 Senior Harvest Baskets to seniors in Newaygo County, said Phil Gabel, TrueNorth volunteer and special projects coordinator.