Downtown Rescue Mission provide Thanksgiving meals to families in need

Downtown Rescue Mission provide Thanksgiving meals to families in need
The Downtown Rescue Mission will make some families' Thanksgivings a little brighter this season. (Photo: MGN Online)

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - The Rescue Mission in Downtown Huntsville will be distributing Thanksgiving meals to over 1,000 families this week.

Raytheon Technologies is teaming up with the Downtown Rescue Mission to provide to those struggling financially during the holiday season. Volunteers will pack turkey boxes for families who pre-registered.

60 volunteers will pack and distribute boxes of frozen turkeys, dressing and yams.

Families who signed up to receive a box ahead of time can pick up their box on Monday or Tuesday.

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