LAUREL, Miss. (WDAM) – The Good Samaritan Heart in Laurel is asking for the general public’s assist to resupply their meals pantry.
The non-profit group supplies practically 300 folks a day with a wholesome, sizzling meal.
With the vacations approaching, their meals provides are getting just a little low, and want non-perishable canned meals objects and cooking provides.
On Tuesday, Nov. 23, The Good Samaritan Heart shall be serving its annual Thanksgiving lunch from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Brenda Evans is the Director of The Good Samaritan Heart in Laurel, and she or he stated folks rely upon them day by day for meals they usually depend on meals donations and with the assistance of volunteers, they’ll feed the hungry.
“We might love for anyone who desires to donate, to please donate as a result of we actually do want it right here,” Evans stated.
The middle has a protracted historical past of serving to households who’re in disaster and are struggling to supply for his or her household and meals is a technique of serving to those that could miss consuming an everyday meal.
“If we don’t have the meals, then we will’t serve them and that might be heartbreaking. Simply seeing folks day by day come, realizing that they may get a sizzling meal, is heartwarming,” added Evans.
“Not solely do you serve them, however you get to know them as they arrive in day by day from the neighborhood, so which means quite a bit to me.”
Donations will be dropped off at The Good Samaritan Heart situated at 540 Ellisville Boulevard on Mondays by Friday from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. and volunteers shall be available to assist unload your objects.
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