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Hundreds of Central Florida families receive free Thanksgiving meals from food bank

ORLANDO, Fla. — At least 300 Central Florida families will be able to enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner this year.

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Winn Dixie donated 600 turkeys to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida.

Volunteers from the food bank gave some of them away to local families on Thursday.

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The organization said it’s giving food away two to three times daily to help combat food insecurity.

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