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For Immediate Release:
November 14, 2012

Media Contact:
Vanessa Santana-PeƱate


Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez teams up with Winn-Dixie to distribute turkeys for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday


Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez and Winn-Dixie representatives will be distributing turkeys to 500 pre-registered low-income families on Thursday, November 15, at 10:00am, at Tropical Park, 7900 SW 40th Street, in Miami.  The distribution will take place at the west end parking lot facing Bird Road. 

“I’m proud to team up with Winn-Dixie to provide Thanksgiving turkeys to our friends and neighbors in need,” said Mayor Gimenez. “Spending time with family and friends over the holidays is something that we all look forward to, and this is a simple way that we can help everyone in our community to do just that.”

Who: Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez and Winn-Dixie executives

What:Turkey distribution to low-income families

When: November 15, 2012, 10:00 a.m.

Where:Tropical Park
7900 Bird Road
West end parking lot facing Bird Road


Editor's Note:

It is the policy of Miami Dade County to comply with all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The facility is accessible. For sign language interpreters, assistive listening devices or materials in accessible format, please call 305-375-1545 at least five days in advance.


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