Turkeys provided to Old Hill neighborhood families in need

Hampden County

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield City and state leaders teamed up with community members to make sure no one goes hungry this thanksgiving.

Springfield State Rep Bud Williams was joined by Springfield City Councilor Malo Brown Tuesday to help the Old Hill Neighborhood council distribute turkey and all the fixings to people in the community. Fifty families pre-registered for the giveaway. This event was started last year during the pandemic but the need is greater than ever.

“It’s like the tale of two cities, in some households in the best of times and in other households its the worst of times, an we worry about the little people the people who just making ends meet. this goes a long way,” said Representative Williams.

Williams said no one will be turned away so if you didn’t sign up for a free turkey, you can contact the neighborhood council and they will help you out.

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