Lancaster County organizations serving free Thanksgiving meals

picture of turkey dinner

picture of turkey dinner

From Lancaster Newspapers

Here are the organizations that will be serving Thanksgiving dinner before or after Thanksgiving Day.

First Baptist Church of Lancaster

612 N. Duke St., Lancaster; Phone: 717-392-8818; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21.

Gap Community Church

835 Houston Run Drive, Gap; Phone:  717-442-8549; 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6. Meal is intended for Gap area/Pequea Valley School District residents. Reservations requested but not required.

Water Street Mission

210 S. Prince St., Lancaster; Phone: 717-393-7709; Great Thanksgiving Banquet; Wednesday, Nov. 25; mission guest seating, 4:45 p.m.; community seating, 6 p.m.

 

The following locations are serving free meals on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26.

Bright Side Baptist Church Youth Ministry

515 Hershey Ave., Lancaster; Phone: 717-509-1342; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Reservations required. Transportation and home-delivered meals for local residents may be possible; contact the church.

Chiques Church of the Brethren

4045 Sunnyside Road, Manheim; Phone: 211 for private contact; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Reservations required by Nov. 20. Donations accepted.

Cocalico Area Churches/Denver & Ephrata Community Dinner at Ephrata Business Center

400 W. Main St., Ephrata; Phone: 717-336-2512 (leave message for Carol); 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Transportation and home-delivered meals for local residents may be arranged; call Carol by Nov. 25. Thanksgiving Day callers should dial 717-721-5613.

Colemanville United Methodist Church

210 Colemanville Church Road, Conestoga; Phone: 717-872-7951; noon. Reservations requested.

Columbia United Methodist Church

510 Walnut St., Columbia; Phone: 717-684-2356; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Transportation for local residents may be possible; contact the church.

Covenant United Methodist Church

110 N. Mulberry St., Lancaster; Phone: 717-393-1561; noon-2 p.m.

Ebenezer Baptist Church

701 N. Lime St., Lancaster. Phone: 717-392-4292; 1-3 p.m. Donations accepted.

First Church of God

144 S. Market St., Elizabethtown. Phone: 717-367-7060; 4-6 p.m.; Donations accepted.

Kathy’s Family Services Inc.

Served at The Mix at Arbor Place, 520 North St., Lancaster. Phone: 717-208-2307; noon-2 p.m. Home-delivered meals may be arranged for elderly, disabled or food-insecure local residents.

Lititz/Warwick Community at Hosanna! A Fellowship of Christians

29 Green Acre Road, Lititz; Phone: 717-626-2560; 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Transportation and home-delivered meals for local residents may be arranged; contact the church by Nov. 20.

Millersville Community United Methodist Church

163 W. Frederick St., Millersville; Phone:  717-872-4571; noon-2 p.m. Reservations requested, but not required. Transportation and home-delivered meals for local residents may be arranged; contact the church.

Mount Nebo United Methodist Church

673 Martic Heights Drive, Pequea; Phone: 717-284-4331; noon. Reservations required by Nov. 19; call the church or emailsecretary@mtneboumc.org.

St. Mark’s United Methodist Church

35 E. Main St., Mount Joy; Phone: 717-653-5493; noon. Reservations requested but not required. Transportation and home-delivered meals for local residents may be arranged; contact the church by Nov. 20.

St. Paul’s United Methodist Church

100 W. Main St., Mountville; Phone: 717-285-5020; noon-2 p.m. Transportation and home-delivered meals for local residents may be arranged; contact the church by Nov. 20.

St. Philip the Apostle Roman Catholic Church

2111 Millersville Pike, Lancaster; Phone: 717-872-2166; noon-2 p.m. Home-delivered meals for local residents may be arranged; contact the church by Nov. 20.

St. Stephen Reformed Church

249 E. Main St., New Holland; Phone: 717-354-7871; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Transportation and home-delivered meals for local residents may be arranged; contact the church by Nov. 25.

Water Street Mission

210 S. Prince St., Lancaster; Phone: 717-393-7709; Thanksgiving buffet open to the community, noon-6 p.m.

Zion Lutheran Church

2 S. Hazel St., Manheim; Phone: 717-665-5880; noon. Reservations required by Nov. 20. Home-delivered meals for local residents may be arranged; contact the church.

This list was compiled by United Way of Lancaster County.