MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

November 2, 2012

P.M. UPDATE: MLK Center taking sign-ups for Thanksgiving food baskets


— The Muskogee Martin Luther King Center, 627 N. Third Street, is the sign-up location for Thanksgiving food baskets.

The first 250 to sign up can pick up their baskets at 7 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Faith Deliverance Christian Center, 401 Independence Street. You must attend the church service in order to get your food basket.

Only one food basket will be distributed per household. You must present a photo ID and a utility bill with matching address at the time of sign up.

The sponsors for the Thanksgiving Food Baskets are: The Muskogee Christian Minister Union, The Muskogee Ministerial Alliance, The Muskogee Concern Baptist Clergy, and The Muskogee NAACP Branch.

You can start signing up from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday.

Information: Derrick Reed or Rev. Roscoe Beasley at (918) 684-6314.