Thanksgiving Blessing

Thanksgiving Blessing

Thanksgiving Blessing will take place in Anchorage and the Mat-Su Valley in 2020.

Anchorage Thanksgiving Blessing 2020 is Monday, November 23rd from 2:00pm-7:00pm, at these locations:

To download the Anchorage flyer, click here

  • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
    13111 Brayton Dr.
    • Zip codes: 99507, 99511, 99515, 99516, 99518, 99523, 99540, 99587
  • New Season Community Development Inc. (New Location)
    639 W. International Airport Rd. #24
    • Zip codes: 99502, 99507, 99517, 99519
  • Central Lutheran Church
    Cordova and 15th
    • Zip codes: 99501, 99503, 99510, 99512, 99513, 99520, 99524
  • St. Patrick’s Parish
    2111 Muldoon Rd.
    • Zip codes: 99504, 99509, 99521
  • Joy Lutheran Church — Eagle River
    10111 E. Eagle River Loop Rd.
    • Zip codes: 99505, 99506, 99567, 99577
  • Tikahtnu Commons (Mt. View Location Change for drive-thru)
    1074 N. Muldoon Rd. (Old Sam’s Club Parking Lot)
    *Note: Special hours 12 pm – 8 pm
    • Zip codes: 99508, 99514
  • Mt. View Boys & Girls Club (Only for those walking)*Note: Special hours 12 pm – 8 pm
    315 N. Price Street
    • Zip codes: 99508, 99514

Mat-Su Valley Thanksgiving Blessing 2020 is Saturday, November 21st from 10:00am-4:00pm, at these locations:

To download the Mat-Su Valley flyer, click here

  • Church on the Rock Sponsored by Upper Susitna Food Pantry
    Mile 99 South Parks Highway, Talkeetna
    • Zip codes: 99676, 99667, 99683, 99688
  • Faith Bible Fellowship
    14159 W. Hollywood Rd. (Mile 2.5 Big Lake Rd.)
    • Zip codes: 99623, 99629, 99652, 99654, 99694
  • Real Life Church
    10697 E. Palmer Wasilla Hwy., Palmer (Mile 2 Palmer-Wasilla Hwy.)
    Sponsored by Salvation Army — Mat-Su
    • Zip codes: 99645, 99654, 99674
  • Wasilla Bible Church
    1651 West Nicola Avenue
    • Zip codes: 99623, 99629, 99654, 99687
  • Willow United Methodist Church
    Mile 67.5 Parks Hwy., Willow
    • Zip codes: 99688, 99694

Each turkey costs approximately $15. A full meal for a family is about $40. Consider sponsoring a fund drive to raise dollars toward the purchase of Thanksgiving groceries.  You can give online or mail a gift to Food Bank of Alaska, 2121 Spar Ave., Anchorage, AK 99501.

  • To make a donation to an Anchorage Blessing site, click here.
  • To make a donation to a Mat-Su Valley Blessing site, click here.
Every gift means food for someone who would have gone without.

Opportunities to Volunteer

This year, Food Bank of Alaska will be running the Mt. View site at a new location- the old Sam’s Club in the Tikahtnu Commons. We are looking for volunteers and volunteer groups to assist between 11:00am-9:00pm. Please visit our volunteer page for more information and to sing up: https://www.foodbankofalaska.org/get-involved/volunteer/

Originally published by Food Bank of Alaska: Source