Thanksgiving food giveaways happening across Chicago area Thursday

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Thursday, November 17, 2022
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CHICAGO (WLS) -- There are several opportunities to get free Thanksgiving food Thursday.

The Chicago Bears, Jewel-Osco and Miller Lite will give out meals to veterans and their families. "The Road Home" program will hand out food at the Jewel-Osco at 1340 South Canal Street from 4-7 p.m.

The Blue Door Neighborhood Center will give away turkeys and vegetables at 12 p.m. at 2551 West Cermak Road. The program is through Blue Cross Blue Shield.

And Arab-American actor and social media influencer Ismail Taher is also hosting a giveaway. He will hand out more than 300 turkeys at the Country Club Hills Amphitheater Pavilion, 4150 W 183rd St. It starts at 3 p.m. and will last until all the turkeys are gone.