Free Thanksgiving Meals Available Throughout the Greater Lehigh Valley

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Allentown, PA, November 18, 2019 – Several Lehigh Valley organizations will offer free Thanksgiving meals to the community throughout November.

United Way’s PA 211 East has compiled a list of the dates, locations and times local residents can celebrate Thanksgiving with a hot meal and warm fellowship. For the most up-to-date listings and information on volunteering at some of these locations, contact PA 211 East by phone at 2-1-1 or visit

Most meals do not require reservations, unless otherwise indicated.

Tuesday, November 19

St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church

835 Third St., Whitehall

4-6:30 p.m.


Saturday, November 23
Everlasting Life Ministries at Bethany Evangelical Congregational Church
224 N. Sixth St., Allentown
Noon and 3 p.m.
Donations of turkeys fresh or frozen, baked and canned goods, and paper products accepted.

Trinity Episcopal Church
234 Spring Garden St., Easton
12-1 p.m.


Monday, November 25

The Salvation Army of the Lehigh Valley – Allentown Corps

144 North 8th St., Allentown

Turkeys to be distributed to the community based on availability starting at 9 a.m. No community meal provided on this date.


Tuesday, November 26

The Salvation Army of the Lehigh Valley – Allentown Corps

144 North 8th St., Allentown

3 p.m.


Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 28
Jordan United Church of Christ
1837 Church Road, Allentown (corner of Route 309 and Walbert Avenue)
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

New Bethany Ministries at Mollard Hospitality Center
339 W. Fourth St., Bethlehem
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

St. John’s Lutheran Church
206 E. Main St., Bath
Reservations required ASAP. Free will offering accepted.

St. John’s United Church of Christ
15 S. Second St., Slatington
Noon-2 p.m.
Home-delivered meals for Northern Lehigh area residents may be arranged. Contact the church for details. 

St. Stephen’s Outreach Center
1421 W. Turner St., Allentown
11 a.m.-1 p.m.


Friday, November 29

Ecumenical Kitchen

179 Chew St., Allentown

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.


Information provided to TVL by:
Laura McHugh
Director, Communications and Media Relations
United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley
Celebrating 100 years of service to the Lehigh Valley.
1110 American Parkway NE  Suite F-120  Allentown, PA 18109