Hand in Hand Support the organization of a Thanksgiving meal through a donation
An organization in Windsor sends a big thank you following a large donation to feed those in need.
Local philanthropist Sam Sinjari will provide the Thanksgiving meal to Hand in Hand Support while purchasing a new freezer for the organization.
Hand in Hand Support helps those looking to recover from addiction.
Executive President Elizabeth Geddes said Sinjari had taken a big step forward.
“He asked us what we needed. I told him I just needed some space because we only have one freezer. He put me on hold, he came back and said, “Look, I bought you a Tepperman’s freezer,” which was absolutely amazing. “
Geddes says Sinjari believes in their mission.
“We are helping addicts. As you know we have an opioid crisis in our town and he really believes in our cause. So we picked up five 20 pound turkeys, some hams and we plan to feed 50 of them. individuals Monday, ”Geddes said.
Geddes says securing donations has been a challenge.
“It’s really tough this year to get donations with COVID. I know a lot of food banks are running out and we’re really hammering the sidewalk trying to feed 50 people. So when he contacted us it was absolutely. amazing. We are truly blessed. “
Sinjari’s Thanksgiving meal donation will feed 50 people on Monday.