Thanksgiving Meal Delivery Program

2016tgWhen Branches began its Thanksgiving Meal Delivery program in 2001, Branches and a few dozen volunteers delivered over 600 meals.

In 2017, more than 700 volunteers came together at six sites to cook, package and deliver over 4,900 meals to individuals and families in need. Most importantly, each delivery included a large tri-lingual pamphlet which included information about available programs at Branches and other free community resources.

Thank you to all our wonderful partners for making this year’s Thanksgiving another huge success. Enjoy the fun photos here!

THANK YOU to our premiere partner,
the South East District of the United Methodist Church
and our 2017 Premiere Thanksgiving Sponsors:

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  The Batchelor Foundation   mercantil    molina

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Sponsors are needed to help provide the 2017 Thanksgiving meals!
Sponsorship Levels are as follows:
$5,000 – Thanksgiving Day Sponsor (provides 1,000 meals)
$2,500 – Thanksgiving Site Sponsor (provides 500 meals)
$1,000 – Thanksgiving Sponsor (provides 200 meals)
$500 – Thanksgiving Supporter (provides 100 meals)

Click here for 2018 Sponsorship Details!

To organize a Food Drive, please click here for a list of needed items.

  Thanksgiving Volunteer Registration is closed. Please check back in October
to sign up for 2018! Thank you so much.

To get more involved with the Thanksgiving program,
please contact our Thanksgiving Hotline at 786-507-3996.


Branches has been proudly serving the South Florida community on Thanksgiving Day since 2001. Our staff partners with dozens of agencies that help identify clients who would otherwise be hungry and alone on what otherwise is a very special holiday.  Congregations, community groups, businesses and individual volunteers help us collect food and prepare the meals. We also deliver these hot meals to families’ homes along with large trilingual info pamphlets about how they can access Branches services and other programs to help them become more financially stable. The goal is to provide hope and opportunities for everyone involved; volunteers and recipients alike.

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