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 Oregonians 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 Oregon.
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 Oregon for 2023.
To qualify for the Thanksgiving Food Assistance Programs you must be a low-income, Oregon resident and meet the organization’s requirements.
For a list of all the Free Thanksgiving Food Assistance available in Oregon including registration and contact information, keep reading below.
Free Thanksgiving Dinner in Oregon (2023 Guide)
Below is a list of all the organizations offering Free Thanksgiving Dinner in Oregon for 2023.
We will provide you with the organization name, program offerings, registration requirements, instructions, address, and contact information.
Union Gospel Mission – Portland
This year, more than ever, many families are struggling to make ends meet. That’s why Union Gospel Mission is working to provide Thanksgiving food baskets to those who need them most.
Thursday, November 23, 2023
10 a.m. – 12 p.m
3 NW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97209
Portland Rescue Mission
If you are in need of a meal, we invite you to join us for our Thanksgiving meal on Wednesday, Nov 22nd!
Thursday, November 23, 2023
5:45 – 7:00pm
111 W Burnside St, Portland, OR,
Thanksgiving Assistance Organizations in Oregon
The following organizations are providing Thanksgiving assistance to Oregon residents. For more information on Thanksgiving food assistance, please contact them directly.
Free Food Banks in Oregon
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.
Oregon 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 Oregon.
To find a free food bank near you, check out our complete Oregon Food Bank list here.
Holiday Food Assistance Programs in Oregon
We hope this guide on all the organizations offering free Thanksgiving dinner in Oregon this year was helpful.
We will continue to update this post as more opportunities for free Thanksgiving dinner in Oregon are announced.
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The holidays can easily become a financial burden for many low-income families living in Oregon.
Our goal is to help you navigate these difficult times and achieve financial security.
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