WPD, WFD bring free Thanksgiving meals to 100 families

WPD, WFD bring free Thanksgiving meals to 100 families
Members of the Wilmington Police and Fire departments surprised a couple who had lost their home in fire with a Thanksgiving meal Tuesday morning. (Source: WFD)

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Members of the Wilmington Police and Fire departments handed out free Thanksgiving meals to 100 families Tuesday.

Among those receiving a free meal was a couple who recently lost their home in fire.

“We know it cannot replace their (home), but we hope it can be a small blessing in the midst of this hard time,” the WFD stated in a tweet.

The couple’s home on 10th Street was destroyed in a fire Nov. 4.

Thanks to Robert High Properties, we were able to hand out 100 free Thanksgiving meals to families in need today,...

Posted by Wilmington, NC Police Department on Tuesday, November 24, 2020

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