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Thanksgiving Day Dinner

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Monday, November 19, 2012by millie.lange

The Effingham County FISH organization is sponsoring the Eighth Annual Free Community Thanksgiving Day Dinner Thursday, November 22 at St. John's Lutheran Church, 901 W. Jefferson Avenue, Effingham. This free dinner is open to all Effingham County residents, youth and seniors, and their families who would like to enjoy Thanksgiving with others. The dinner will be on Thanksgiving Day starting at 11:30 a.m. Home delivered meals will be available for homebound individuals. There also will be volunteers available to transport those who wish to attend the dinner but are without transportation.

For those persons wishing to attend the meal, RSVP by November 19 by contacting Susan Elke at 868-5913, Harold Heth at 868-2854 or the Effingham Senior Center at 347-5569. Let them know when you RSVP if you need transportation. For those who need home delivered meals, contact the Senior Center at 347-5569 by November 19.

Volunteers also are needed to help set up the Fellowship Hall, package and deliver meals to the homebound, transport individuals who need transportation to and from the church and serve those people attending the meal. If interested in volunteering, contact Susan Elke at 217-868-5913.