Street Turkeys of Wilmington event taking place today

Street Turkeys of Wilmington event taking place today
The 10th annual Street Turkeys of Wilmington, an event used to restock the shelves of the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina, will take place Wednesday, Nov. 21. (Gentry, James)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The 10th annual Street Turkeys of Wilmington, an event used to restock the shelves of the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina, will take place Wednesday, Nov. 21.

The group is looking for the following items:

  • frozen turkeys and hams
  • canned stews, soups, tuna, ravioli
  • peanut butter
  • cereal
  • canned fruit and vegetables
  • rice, pasta, dry bean
  • infant formula, diapers and wipes

Organizers are asking that no glass items be donated.

If you would like to help out, drop off these items at The Landing, located at 530 Causeway Dr., in Wrightsville Beach, between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.

Donations may be made today from 11:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. at the following Harris Teeter locations: Lumina Commons (1940 Eastwood Road, Wilmington), Mayfaire Community Center (6805 Parker Farm Road, Wilmington), Hanover Center (3501 Oleander Drive, Wilmington) and Oak Landing Shopping Center (8260 Market Street, Porter’s Neck).

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