Slick Rick, Bronx BP and FreshDirect give away food and PPE in the Bronx

11/19/2020, midnight
Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, local elected officials teamed up to distribute 700 turkeys, holiday side dishes and PPE for ...
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz and Slick Rick Officer of the Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz

Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, FreshDirect, City Harvest, KAI Family Foundation, Virtu Financial, Lineage Logistics, Slick Rick Music Corp., Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., and local elected officials teamed up to distribute 700 turkeys, holiday side dishes and PPE for Bronx neighbors and the community at large.

The annual event is part of FreshDirect’s “Give-Ember” 2020 Holiday Food Donation Extravaganza, and took place Monday, Nov. 16, at East 137th Street and Alexander Avenue in the Bronx.

This is the sixth year that FreshDirect has hosted the annual Thanksgiving turkey donation event.