Thanksgiving Meals on Wheels prepares meals consisiting of turkey, dressing, potatoes, peas, corn, cranberries, rolls, pumpkin pie and milk for families in need and delivers those meals to their homes on Thanksgiving Day. The founders, Bill Foussard and Barb Aslesen, work together with 2,000 volunteers that prepare and deliver the meals on Thanksgiving Day. The organization has grown from preparing 24 meals for 3 families on Thanksgiving Day in 1970, to preparing 14,500 meals delivered to over 2,700 families last year.
Volunteers: If you would like to assist with the assembly of food boxes, food preperation or clean up please arrive at Cretin Derham High School (550 South Albert, St. Paul) at 4:00am on Thanksgiving morning. If you would like to deliver meals, drivers should arrive at Cretin Derham High School at 7:30am on Thanksgiving morning.
If you would like to make a donation... rest assured Thanksgiving Meals on Wheels will put it to good use. 100% of your donation goes to those in need. We have no paid staff. All management and administration is done by volunteers.
Thank You Very Much!!