Thanksgiving Basket

The United Way of Central Maryland is aiming to distribute 4,000 Thanksgiving dinners to low-income central Maryland families as part of the organization’s 23rd annual Harvest of Plenty. The Thanksgiving meals will be distributed to pre-registered families until Nov. 24 at 22 locations throughout central Maryland including social service agencies, faith-based providers, food banks, community action agencies and partner outreach programs. Dinner packages will feed a family of six and include traditional Thanksgiving meal items like a 10-12 pound turkey, stuffing, macaroni and cheese, green beans, collard greens, cranberry sauce and biscuit mix.

Individuals interested in providing a Thanksgiving dinner for a family can do so at For more information about the program call 410-547-8000.