The Thanksgiving Blessing program will be handing out food to families in need at locations from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, November 19 in Anchorage and Eagle River.
The sites are handing out food by the zip code of where you live, so make sure to check the zip code.
You also need to bring proof of address.
- Crosspoint Church (Dimond and Minnesota, in the Burlington Coat Factory mall): 99507, 99511, 99515, 99516, 99518, 99522, 99523, 99540, 99587
- Faith Christian Community (4240 Wisconsin in Spenard): 99502, 99517, 99519
- Central Lutheran Church (Cordova and 15th): 99501 - addresses WEST of Gambell, 99503, 99510, 99512, 99513, 99520, 99524
- St. Patrick’s Church (2111 Muldoon Road): 99504, 99509, 99521
- Pacific Northern Academy (550 Bragaw Street): 99501 - addresses EAST of Gambell, 99508 - addresses SOUTH of Glenn Hwy
- Mt. View Community Center (315 N. Price, off of Mt. View Drive): 99508 - addresses NORTH of the Glenn Hwy, 99514
- Joy Lutheran Church (10111 E. Eagle River Loop Road): 99505, 99506, 99567, 99577
The event was organized by the Food Bank of Alaska and various church groups collected food from volunteer groups and congregations.
It’s the 9th annual event and organizers said it served nearly 6,800 families last year.