The American tradition which acknowledges the Thursday in the last week of the month November as an annual national holiday where they celebrate the harvest and other blessings of the past year.
With the pandemic still breathing behind our backs, a few of the artists found a way to reach out to people during this year’s edition. These included T.I., Snoop Dogg and others.
T.I.’s Harris Community Works hosted the 15th Annual Turkey Giveaway this week, distributing more than 1,000 turkeys and various products to pre-selected underserved families and senior citizens in the Westside community of Atlanta, Georgia.
Atlanta, pull up 🦃 https://t.co/aMj4B8IKe4
— T.I. (@Tip) November 24, 2020
Marshawn Lynch on Monday helped hand out 200 free turkeys near the Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. The effort marked a collaborative effort between lynch’s Fam 1st family Foundation, Young’s Fish Market, Tamura Super Market, Barefoot League Hawaii, and others.
Snoop Dogg was at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California this week to help get free turkeys and trimmings to families in need. Their event has as many as 2,500 people lined up to receive a turkey.
Comedian Tracy Morgan popped up in at the Mott Haven Community Center in the Bronx this Tuesday to help give out 1,200 turkeys in partnership with the Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association.
Travis Scott’s Cactus Jack Foundation hosted their inaugural Thanksgiving turkey drive on Wednesday.
Cactus Jack’s own Don Toliver and Chase B helped distribute turkeys and meals to 1,000 families in the parking lot of Worthing High School in Sunnyside, Houston.