DETROIT (AP) – A massive food giveaway for the holidays is taking place in Detroit this weekend.
UAW-Ford is donating more than 25,000 holiday meals during its third annual “Boxes of Love” effort, which is part a national community giving initiative.READ MORE: Michigan Reports 7,505 New COVID-19 Cases, 118 Deaths
On Saturday, starting at 10 a.m. and until the last box is gone, organizers say Detroit-area residents may pick up boxes at the Butzel Park Family Recreation Center in Detroit, Fellowship Chapel in Detroit and the Highland Park Fire Station in Highland Park.READ MORE: Preserving Legacy, Sister’s Return To Revitalize Childhood Neighborhood, After Seeing Increase In Blight
Each box includes a 12- to 14-pound turkey, stuffing, macaroni and cheese, cranberry sauce, corn bread mix, a jumbo size can of vegetables, cake mix and frosting.
The joint effort from the United Auto Workers union and Dearborn-based Ford Motor Co. brought in more than $500,000 of community giving.MORE NEWS: MDOT: Here's A List Of Weekend Construction In Metro Detroit
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