Help make the holiday season bright for families in need this year. Wellington is asking for assistance in making sure no Village resident goes without a hot meal this Thanksgiving. Donations will be accepted Monday, October 21st through Tuesday, November 19th. Residents are encouraged to contribute non-perishable food items (please be mindful to check expiration dates).
Non-Perishable Food Items Needed
Boxed mashed potatoes
Boxed stuffing mix
Canned vegetables (Green beans, corn)
Food may be dropped off at Village Hall (12300 Forest Hill Boulevard), Village Park (11700 Pierson Road), the Wellington Community Center (12150 Forest Hill Boulevard), Community Services (1092 Wellington Trace), Lake Wellington Professional Centre (12133 Ken Adams Way), Schaefer Drugs, and Ultima Fitness.
Contact Us for Assistance
All donations will go directly to local families in need. Residents needing assistance must call Community Services at 561-791-4796, or their local house of worship to register. All requests must be made prior to Tuesday, November 19th.
Thank You to Our Sponsors
Special thanks to our community partners, including Wellington Interfaith, Baptist Health South Florida, Schaefer Drugs, and Ultima Fitness. Partnership opportunities are still available. If you are interested in partnering with us for this event, please contact Kyle Ostroff, Program Coordinator at (561) 791-4764 for more information.