Tifton Gazette

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November 15, 2012

Free Thanksgiving lunch being offered

TIFTON —  A free community Thanksgiving lunch has been planned for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 22 at the Tift Area Conference Center at 804 W. Seventh St. (behind Applebee’s). Anonymous donors contribute funds for the event to take place.

“During the Thanksgiving season, it can sometimes be difficult to find blessings to count. For many, Thanksgiving is just another day without food or shelter, which is a shame, given we live in the United States, the greatest nation in the world. This free community Thanksgiving lunch will offer an opportunity to enjoy a meal and fellowship, to ensure the spirit and tradition of the holiday is shared,” said Judy Shiflet, organizer of the event.

For more information, contact Shiflet at 353-6322 or by e-mail at judy.shiflet@tiftregional.com. 

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