The holidays can be a financially stressful time for anyone, but even more so this year due to the rising cost of food from inflation. In fact, a record number of Hawaii Residents are facing food insecurity this holiday season. For those who are barely meeting their basic needs, the holiday season is a harsh reminder of how little support is provided to low-income households. Fortunately, there are a variety of programs and organizations that offer free Thanksgiving dinner in Hawaii.
To help relieve some of your holiday stress, we have put together a list of all the nonprofit organizations offering holiday food assistance and free Thanksgiving dinner in Hawaii for 2023.
To qualify for the Thanksgiving Food Assistance Programs you must be a low-income, Hawaii resident and meet the organization’s requirements.
For a list of all the Free Thanksgiving Food Assistance available in Hawaii including registration and contact information, keep reading below.
Free Thanksgiving Dinner in Hawaii (2023 Guide)
Below is a list of all the organizations offering Free Thanksgiving Dinner in Hawaii for 2023.
We will provide you with the organization name, program offerings, registration requirements, instructions, address, and contact information.
FREE Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner
FREE Thanksgiving Dinner begins at 5PM in the chapel for a short time of worship followed by dinner at 5:30PM in the fellowship hall.
Sunday, November 19
5 – 8pm HST
45-510 Halekou Rd
45-510 Halekou Road Kaneohe, HI 96744
FREE annual community Thanksgiving Dinner on November 19, 2023, starting at 5PM in the chapel for a time of worship followed by dinner in the fellowship hall at 5:30PM.
The community is invited to this FREE event. Pali View Baptist Church is also hosting a food drive for the Hawaii Food Bank. If you are able to participate bring a non-perishable food item.
We look forward to coming together as a community and meeting new faces and families.
Thanksgiving Assistance Organizations in Hawaii
The following organizations are providing Thanksgiving assistance to Hawaii residents. For more information on Thanksgiving food assistance, please contact them directly.
Free Food Banks in Hawaii
If you are facing hunger and are struggling to meet your basic needs, there is help available to you at any time of the year.
Hawaii food banks and community partners provide hunger relief to low-income individuals and households.
You can get help with free food, groceries, and hot meals at any food bank or local community location throughout Hawaii.
To find a free food bank near you, check out our complete Hawaii Food Bank list here.
Holiday Food Assistance Programs in Hawaii
We hope this guide on all the organizations offering free Thanksgiving dinner in Hawaii this year was helpful.
We will continue to update this post as more opportunities for free Thanksgiving dinner in Hawaii are announced.
COMING SOON Check out our list of organizations offering FREE Christmas Assistance in Hawaii for 2023, including free toys, gifts, and holiday meals.
The holidays can easily become a financial burden for many low-income families living in Hawaii.
Our goal is to help you navigate these difficult times and achieve financial security.
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