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United Way, Vineland School District to serve thousands of Thanksgiving meals on Nov. 24

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The United Way of Kern County and the Vineland School District are bringing a socially distant Thanksgiving to southern Kern County.

The groups will serve 2,000 hot Thanksgiving meals to residents in Lamont, Weedpatch and Arvin. The meals will be served on Nov. 24 starting at 3:30 p.m. at the Sunset Middle School parking lot on Sunset Boulevard between Lamont and Arvin.

It’s a drive-thru style distribution where families will receive meals with Thanksgiving turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetables, a dinner roll and dessert.


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