1st Annual Thanksgiving Holiday Turkey Giveaway
The STEM Future Foundation and Godfather Motorbike Extraordinaire partnered with the City of Oakland, Parks, Recreation and Youth Development, the Oakland A’s, Safeway, the Alameda County Food Bank, several local nonprofit youth organizations, corporations and celebrity athletes to provide hunger relief for 10,000 of Oakland’s most vulnerable community members in need for the holiday season!
November 22, 2017 at DeFremery Park in West Oakland one thousand prepacked holiday gift bags filled with a 15-lb. turkey and all the trimmings to make healthy and delicious Thanksgiving dinners were given away- truly an amazing event!!!
Special Thanks to Our Event Sponsors: The Oakland A’s, Safeway, Alameda County Food Bank, Mike Norris School Of Baseball, Gamechangers, Friendship Christian Center, Clergy For Stem, West Oakland Health Center, James A. Watson Wellness Center, World Financial Group, Boss, Alameda Alliance For Health, Oakland Police Department, Kaiser Permanente, The Grind On Market Street, OWH Studios Inc., VJTV, JEG Enterprise, Lincoln Heritage, HIMARQS Inc. and KFC!!!
Extra Special Thanks to Supervisor Nate Miley (Alameda County Board of Supervisor) and Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan (Oakland City Council) for contributing their time and funds to help feed Oakland! These two outstanding individuals truly care about the health and well-being of all the citizens in Oakland- we appreciate you!