Malden,  November 9 2018

Annual “Don’t Be Alone on Thanksgiving” Free Community Dinner Open To All

Annual “Don’t Be Alone on Thanksgiving” Free Community Dinner Open To All

The annual “Don’t Be Alone On Thanksgiving” free community turkey dinner will be held Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018, noon – 2pm, at the Malden High School cafeteria, 77 Salem Street (enter from the rear entrance off of Ferry Street or from Salem Street near the Ferry Street intersection.)

The dinner is free and open to anyone who would like to enjoy a wonderful holiday meal in good company. No reservations are needed. The site is handicap accessible. The event is sponsored by Bread of Life, Anthony’s of Malden, Forestdale Community Church in Malden, Hoff’s Bakery, Knights of Columbus IC Council 13966, Malden Mayor Gary Christenson,  Malden High School, Tim Rufo & Friends, and the staff of Salemwood School in Malden.

Donations of roasted turkeys (preferably de-boned) are much-needed and would be appreciated. They may be brought to the Malden High School cafeteria, rear entrance off of Ferry Street, on Wednesday, November 21 from 4 – 7:30 pm.

About one hundred volunteers pitch in each year to prepare about 900 meals for a sitdown feast and delivery to senior citizens who are home-bound. To volunteer in the kitchen or dining hall on Thanksgiving Day, between 8am and 4pm, or on the evening before from 4-7pm, call Bread of Life, 781-397-0404 of email:

To volunteer delivering meals on Thanksgiving Day to elderly residents in Malden, Medford, Everett, Winthrop, Chelsea, Revere, Melrose, Wakefield, Stoneham, Reading or North Reading, please call Gene Pinkham at 781-321-0994 (eve) or email:

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