Amado Community Food Bank to collect turkeys

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The Amado Community Food Bank will be taking donations of frozen turkeys between October 1 and December 31 to be included in holiday food boxes that will be distributed to benefit clients in the Amado, Tubac, Arivaca, Elephant Head, Tumacacori, Rio Rico and Lakewood areas. The food bank has set a goal of collecting 400 medium size frozen turkeys this year.

Donated turkeys can be dropped off at the Amado Community Food Bank on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m., and on Thursday between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. The food bank is located at 28720 South Nogales Highway in Amado. You can also arrange to have a turkey picked up by calling 520-398-2942.