Operation Turkey Dinner

Join United Way of Broward County's MISSION UNITED as we collect over 400 Thanksgiving meals for military families.

    two ways to help:

    1. Donate $65 to Sponsor a Thanksgiving Meal for 4 People 
    2. Commit to a Minimum of 20 Meals - please email Ryan Bancroft at rbancroft@UnitedWayBroward.org to commit
      • Boxes are available for pick up by October 1st
      • Please deliver filled boxes between November 18th - 21st

    Deliver items listed to: United Way of Broward County's Ansin Building 1300 South Andrews Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

    Click Here to Download the Flyer


    Collection Dates: september 28th - november 15th

    supplies needed per meal

    We kindly ask that you use the boxes provided by United Way of Broward County's MISSION UNITED and fill it with only the items listed below: 

    • Two (2) 6 oz. Boxes of Instant Stuffing Mix (Stove Top Style
    • Two (2) 15.25 oz. Cans of Whole Kernel Corn
    • Two (2) 12 oz. Jars of Turkey Gravy 
    • One (1) 13 oz. Box of Instant Mashed Potatoes
    • One (1) Graham Cracker Pie Crust 
    • One (1) 15 oz. Small Can of Pumpkin 
    • One (1) 16 oz. Bag of Marshmallows (not mini)
    • One (1) Can of Evaporated Milk
    • One (1) 14 oz. Can of Jellied Cranberry Sauce 
    • One (1) Package of Cornbread Mix
    • One (1) Roll of 25' Aluminum Foil
    • One (1) $20 Gift Card for a Grocery Store 


    If you are a veteran and would like to register to receive a Thanksgiving basket* click here. 

    Click here to download the flyer. 

    *Please note that we will be distributing 400 baskets of food on a first come first serve basis, pre-registration is required.