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For Immediate Release:
November 18, 2016
Media Contact:
Rona Bellamy
rbellam@miamidade.gov
305-375-2831

Commissioner Jordan to give away more than 700 turkeys


MIAMI GARDENS – Miami-Dade County Commissioner Barbara J. Jordan will distribute about 750 Thanksgiving turkeys in northwest Miami-Dade County on Monday, November 21, as part of her 12th annual Thanksgiving turkey giveaway.

Pre-selected families will receive turkeys at Landmark Auditorium. Commissioner Jordan will then team up with record mogul Ted Lucas to deliver turkeys and Thanksgiving baskets to the homes of four needy families in District 1. The baskets will include fresh vegetables, canned goods, stuffing and other holiday trimmings.

The turkey giveaways will all take place on November 21 at the following times and locations:

Sponsors of the turkey distribution and door-to-door basket donations are Signature Flight Support, Odebrecht, Farm Share, World Waste Recycling, Miami Dolphins, Orion Jet Center, and Ted Lucas Foundation.

Who:
Miami-Dade County Commissioner Barbara J. Jordan
What:
Turkey Giveaway
When:
November 21, 2016, 9:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Where:
09:30 a.m. - Landmark Auditorium, 20000 NW 47 Avenue
(Photo op with Commissioner Jordan and sponsors at 9:30 am. at Landmark and 10:30 a.m. to noon at the various homes)
10:30 am. - 3530 NW 206 Street
11:00 a.m. - 1081 NW 195 Street
11:30 a.m. - 18130 NW 8th Place
12:00 noon - 17040 NW 9th Place