There are several confirmed places in Portland that are serving prepared meals to anyone in need on Thanksgiving Day. All meals will be served takeout-style during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check with the organization to find out what the will be serving.
Blanchet House does not serve food on Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day so our shelter residents who help to prepare and serve meals can enjoy a day of rest.
Portland Rescue Mission
Meal Time: 6 pm, Thursday
111 W Burnside St, Portland, OR 97209
A traditional meal is served on the Weds. night before Thanksgiving.
Union Gospel Mission
Meal Time: 10 am, Thursday
3 NW 3rd Ave
A traditional meal is served on the Weds. night before Thanksgiving
PROPER with Po’Shines Café de la Soul & Celebration Tabernacle Church
Meal Time: 12 – 4 pm, Thursday
Celebration Tabernacle Church
8131 N. Denver Ave, Portland OR 97217
Contact: Robin Gordon 503-890-5393
Where to Volunteer on Thanksgiving or Christmas
You can find opportunities to volunteer at Hands On Greater Portland.
If you would like to volunteer at Blanchet House on a day that is not a holiday sign up here. Blanchet House is open Mon-Sat+, except for New Years Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. We are open all other holidays.
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