Wednesday, November 29, 2023

‘Feast of Hope’ to provide Thanksgiving meals to those in need, volunteers welcome

Feast of Hope will offer free Thanksgiving plates to those in need this holiday season. (Courtesy photo)

PENDER COUNTY — A Thanksgiving Day event will ensure those in need will receive a hot meal for the upcoming holiday.

Pender County Schools presents “Feast of Hope” on Thursday, Nov. 24, 9 a.m to noon. The event has taken place over the last two years and has served to 1,500 meals to the greater Wilmington area.

Thanksgiving plates will be served, including dessert, a care package and a message of hope. Delivery service is also available.

The event takes place at Northside Church, 2501 N College Road, 9 a.m. to noon. Pre-orders are preferred and can be made here. Individuals who without a pre-order can pick up plates on a first-come, first-served basis.

Volunteers are also welcome; click here for more information or or contact Aja Winstead at or call 910-431-0418.

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Shea Carver
Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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