Turkey dinners for the needy

The Philadelphia Police Department Michael the Archangel Ministry, along with the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s Nutritional Development Services, on Tuesday provided Thanksgiving meals to 50 families served by Catholic Social Services of the Northeast Family Service Center, 7340 Jackson St.

The sixth annual meal distribution was organized by the Rev. Steven P. Wetzel, OSFS, chaplain of the Michael the Archangel Ministry at Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5.

Families received a complete dinner, including turkey, gravy, stuffing, green beans, corn, cranberry sauce, crescent rolls and pumpkin pie. ••