Thanks to the generosity of the Byron Saunders Foundation and its’ board of trustees, APDS, for 5 consecutive years, has provided food baskets for 100 to 200 families annually for Thanksgiving. Families qualify by being under the federal poverty level guidelines. APDS assisted 165 families in 2009 and supported 253 families in 2010. Turkeys are not included in the food baskets, however, families received Kroger Gift Cards of $10 or more to assist with purchasing a turkey. Call APDS at 614-253-4448 after November 1st for details about food baskets.
For an application for a Thanksgiving Food Basket click here.