WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Police Department is accepting monetary donations through Saturday, Nov. 19 as part of its 10th annual Turkey Drive.
Cash and checks are accepted and will be used to purchase additional turkeys. Checks should be written to the Wake Forest Police Department.
Donations of frozen turkeys may be dropped off at the Wake Forest Police Department, 225 S. Taylor St., on Saturday, Nov. 19, from 9 a.m. to noon.
The police department will distribute the turkeys while they last on Monday, Nov. 21, 9-11 a.m., at the Wake Forest Community House, 133 W. Owen Ave.
Officer M.W. Sattler organized the police department’s first Turkey Drive in 2007. Since then, the department has distributed nearly 5,000 turkeys to needy families in the area, including over 800 turkeys last year.
Anyone wishing to contribute to this year’s Turkey Drive may contact Officer M.W. Sattler at 919-795-7270.