Hanover Township to Distribute Thanksgiving Meal Boxes
Open to all qualifying residents!
Hanover Township will distribute Thanksgiving meal boxes to qualifying families beginning on November 15, from 9am to 3pm at the Hanover Township Astor Avenue Community Center, 7431 Astor Avenue in Hanover Park.
Meal boxes will also be distributed Friday, November 16, 9am to 3pm; Saturday, November 17, 9am to 11am; and Monday, November 19 to Wednesday, November 21, 9am to 3pm, while supplies last. Residents can pre-register for a meal box beginning November 5 and must provide a valid ID and food pantry card, or utility bill. Only one meal box will be distributed per household.
Last year 504 Thanksgiving meal boxes were distributed to Township families
Each meal box contains a 12-14 pound frozen turkey, canned fruits and vegetables, coffee, dessert and gravy mix, instant potatoes and stuffing mix.
Thanksgiving meal box sponsors include St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church of Streamwood, Knights of Columbus Mary’s Millennium Council #12801, the Streamwood Woman’s Club, the Kiwanis Club of Streamwood and Streamwood VFW Post 5141.
For more information on the meal box distribution, please call the Hanover Township Department of Welfare Services at 630-540-9085.