Thanksgiving for Thousands

Thanksgiving for Thousands

Thanksgiving for Thousands

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We’ve served more than a million meals to people in need

Mountaire’s Thanksgiving for Thousands program has been feeding needy families on Delmarva for over 25 years. In North Carolina, our program has been in place for more than a decade. Our program has even grown beyond Thanksgiving, and we now pack meals for families at Christmas and Easter, too.

We partner with area churches, food banks, and other groups to serve families a complete Thanksgiving feast, ready to cook and just in time for the holidays. Each box contains a plump Mountaire roaster chicken and all the fixings for a delicious holiday meal.

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We owe it all to our volunteers

None of it would be possible without the support of the community, as hundreds of volunteers show up each year to help us pack boxes.

Sign up here to volunteer for Christmas!

If you would like to help those less fortunate have a Thanksgiving, Christmas or Easter meal this year, please consider joining our Feed-A-Family Campaign. Thanks to Mountaire’s partnership with the Delaware Community Foundation, you can donate $10 or more to the Mountaire Thanksgiving for Thousands Fund and help us feed another family in need this holiday season. Each $10 donation creates another meal box from the program.


Christmas for Thousands

We are distributing 3,500 boxes in North Carolina and on Delmarva this year for our annual Christmas for Thousands event. If your organization would like to help us feed families this Christmas, sign up for boxes here!


*Applying does not guarantee a spot on the list nor the number of boxes you are requesting