Foodshare exceeds their goal for Thanksgiving turkey donations

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BLOOMFIELD – Foodshare extended their hours Monday evening hoping to bring in a final boost of donations, and it worked.

The organization has secured Thanksgiving turkeys and meals for 19,896 families.

Foodshare is still looking for monetary donations. They have raised $574,255 toward a goal of $900,000, leaving $325,745 to be raised by Sunday.

You can make donations on at

Foodshare will also be accepting turkeys for the December holidays. They will be open until 6:00 PM today, and from 8:00 to 10:00 AM tomorrow.

Related Links:

Connecticut food bank still needs 2,100 turkeys

Connecticut food bank needs nearly 20,000 turkeys to serve families in need

Foodshare Looks Ahead To End Hunger

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