Turkeypalooza Cooking - Fall 2022

Last date was Sunday, November 20th, 2022 from 3:30pm to 6:00pm (ET)
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Using food collected from this year's Turkeypalooza can drive and in-kind donations from local grocery stores, volunteers will prepare Thanksgiving meals for older adult families experiencing food insecurity in the kitchen space at Covenant Presbyterian Church. UGA students and community members of all culinary backgrounds are welcome! Volunteers will be given a brief food safety and kitchen training before they begin. 

Please read over the following volunteer agreement.

***Please note that for this location all volunteers must wear a mask as required by the organization that is kindly letting us use their space.

All shifts are cooking except the November 11 & 17 shifts 

November 11 

  • 3:30pm - 5pm - Can Sorting & Counting (Please meet at UGArden: 2510 S. Milledge Ave)
    • We will be sorting and counting Turkeypalooza can donations! 

November 17th

  • 9am-12pm - Turkey Carving (Please meet at Covenant Presbyterian Church)
    • We will be carving turkeys, preparing them for the weekend cooking shifts! 
  • 3pm-5pm - Potato & Canned Goods Transportation (Please meet at UGArden: 2510 S. Milledge Ave)
    • We will be loading potatoes and canned goods at UGArden, transporting to ACCA, and unloading them there. 

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Alex at 678-790-3572!

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Opens 30 days before each start date
Registration Closes
1 hour before each start date or when space runs out.
Age Limit
Teens & Older
Requirement Details
Long pants, close-toed shoes, and shirts with sleeves are required. Please bring a baseball hat if you do not wish to wear a hairnet.
Learn new cooking skills while feeding food-insecure seniors in your community, meet awesome people, and of course, taste-testing!
Parking Details
Parking for Covenant Presbyterian Church is at the side of the church. Enter the church from the side door closest to the parking lot (not through one of the main doors). Please note this cooking location is farther from campus. It is on the east side, near Publix and Aldi.

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