The Giving Heart Community Thanksgiving Feast
General Information

The Giving Heart Community Thanksgiving Feast is a free event for those in the Greater Richmond Metropolitan Area. Held on Thanksgiving Day, this year's event will move to a "to-go" format due to Covid-19. 

NEED A MEAL?  Curbside Pickups are available this year - Click Here to sign up.

Interested in donating items this year?  Check out our donation needs and collection flier.

Volunteer applications are now available - click here to check out current openings.



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The Giving Heart would like to thank the following for supporting our Community Thanksgiving Feast.   For more information on how to become part of our "community, please contact The Giving Heart at 804-749-4726.  For "Friends of the Feast" details click here.

2020 Major Contributors

                                                                                     Contributing Supporters

       Eda H. Cabiness 


Charitable Lead Unitrust

    The Honorable 

Delores L. McQuinn

God Bless the Giving Heart Volunteers (Matt Austin) / Happy Thanksgiving! - Felix Sarfo-Kantanka, Jr.  / Richard and Ann Marie Serafin / In loving memory of Rich Olson from his family / Stokes and Susan Grymes / Tracey Robinson / In Memory of RBG - Kathryn Settle / Given in memory of my parents, Evelyn and Waring Edwards (Gail Rucker) / Anna Mooney / Ellen King / Ron and Julie Kuykendall / Sarah Hutchinson, Mission Realty / Deborah Hare / Philip and Martha Revene / Barbara Bonn / Debbie Sawyer / Andy and Debbie Bowles / In memory of my daughter, Samantha Brooks (Debbie Brooks) / Happy Thanksgiving, Beth Morelli / Natasha Upshaw / Bonita Towner / Happy Thanksgiving, Tracy Muckey / Happy Thanksgiving, The Reed Family / Veronica Boone / C. Dietrich / John and Sherry Flournoy / In Memory of John Peterson (Aimee Peterson) / William and Jenni Pandak /  Happy Thanksgiving from the Branch, Andolino, Burton and Tekamp families / James O'Brien / Darlene Tyler Abubaker / Amy Reynolds / Men's Class at The Heights Baptist Church (Colonial Heights) / In memory of Mortimer and Lillian Stevens and Gene Miller (Michael and Hillary Miller) / In Memory of Clarence Hillegass and Ted Fasenmyer (Evelyn Hillegass) / In Memory of Patricia Neilson (Mary Ellen Babbitt) / Happy Thanksgiving, Anne and Peter Glubiak / In Memory of Malcoma L. Washington (Otis and Lucille Johnson) / In memory of Sam Jr. and Gwen Kelly (O'Neda Manning) / Dennis and Mary Jones / Brian and Angela Waranis / Ministers for Change Ministries / LADIES READING WITH PURPOSE / Dexter and Darlene Goode / In Memory of Berdine Kaeberle (Lori and Lance Kaeberle) / Barbara Crowder / Laveda Winston / Engine Company #9 and Associates (Donald Houston) / Shannon Rosser /  Maurice & Jacquelin Miller, Quinton & Jordan Narcisse / Happy Thanksgiving from the Silva Family / Rebecca Schneider / Deborah Hayes / In Memory of Margurite Jones-Marable (Delores, Margo, Brandon and Xavier) / William and Leticia Penn /  Happy Thanksgiving from our family to yours. We hope to see you next year. Stay safe! - Emily Kowal and Josh Owens / In Loving Memory of my husband, Archie Woodson - Debbie Woodson / Jules Dalzell / The Brocato Family / Richmond/Petersburg Morgan State University Alumni / Debbie and Gary Bartle / In Memory of Helen Jones Stanphill (Elizabeth Jones) / In Memory of Loved Ones Lost (Jordan-McQuinn Family) / The Curry Family (Preston, Angela & Peyton) / In Memory of Florence C Davis (Pamela Davis) / In Memory of Anne Scott (James and Lauren Scott) / In Memory of my husband, Bob Nelson (Janet Nelson) / In Honor of Debbie Brooks (Maggie Heistand) / In Memory of Basil and Kate Conner (Joy Carlton) / Special thank you to all of the "anonymous" donors!