Many families benefited from an annual turkey giveaway, thanks to a heartwarming display of generosity and community spirit by Sen. Kevin Parker. The politician hosted his highly anticipated Annual Turkey Giveaway in partnership with Vanderveer Park United Methodist Church, National Grid, and A Shared Dream Foundation, on Nov. 18.
According to Sen. Parker’s office, this cherished event has become a staple in the community, symbolizing the Brooklynite’s unwavering commitment to uplifting and supporting the families he serves.
Parker in expressing his heartfelt gratitude for the community’s participation said, “The Annual Turkey Giveaway is a special time for us to come together and show our support for one another. It humbles my heart to see the smiles on the faces of my constituents as they receive these Thanksgiving turkeys and furnishings.”
“This event is more than a giveaway; it’s a celebration of unity and compassion that defines the true spirit of our community. I extend my sincere thanks to everyone who contributed to making this day a success.”
The festive atmosphere at the event was palpable as community members gathered to receive Thanksgiving turkeys, spreading warmth and cheer. More than 500 turkeys, chickens, and hams were given out. The senator’s dedication to this annual tradition reflects his deep understanding of the challenges many faces during the holiday season.
As the sun sets on this year’s Annual Turkey Giveaway, Parker remains dedicated to his ongoing mission of serving the community, fostering a sense of togetherness, and ensuring that no one is left without the warmth of a Thanksgiving meal during the holiday season.