Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

We are thankful for…

Thanksgiving is not just about spending time with our loved ones and eating a delicious home cooked meal together. Rather it’s a time where each one of us has time to reflect and think about what we are truly thankful for. … Continue reading

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Why help Family to Family Thanksgiving? Just ask Yvonne.

How can your donation make a difference this Thanksgiving? Just ask Yvonne Dixson of Milwaukee. Her grandchildren depend on her and she shared that money is tight. When Yvonne and her five grandchildren came together to pick up their groceries … Continue reading

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You can give families, not just food, but a reason to smile this Thanksgiving

Sharon Adams has been volunteering at Byron Kilbourn Elementary School in Milwaukee for more than a decade. She sees firsthand how hard some families struggle to put food on the table, especially around Thanksgiving. “I can’t tell you how many … Continue reading

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Family to Family Thanksgiving: How much your gift means to families in need

Most of us have a favorite Thanksgiving food, the thing you look forward to on the dinner table year after year. Maybe it’s your mom’s stuffing or the way your grandmother cooks the turkey; how does it taste so good every … Continue reading

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Sharon’s eyes filled with tears and she said, “This means so much to these families.”

On Monday morning you could see the cars lined up, one after another, for about two blocks. They were from local social service agencies, churches, Parent Teacher Organizations and others, all ready to pick up Thanksgiving bags from Aurora Family … Continue reading

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You’re never too young to make a difference this Thanksgiving!

As thousands of people sampled foods and snacks at last week’s Taste of Home Cooking School Event and Marketplace in Waukesha, many learned for the first time about Aurora Family Service’s Family to Family Thanksgiving program and ways they can support. One of our Aurora … Continue reading

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For just $35, you can help make sure ALL FAMILIES enjoy a Thanksgiving meal

When you think of your favorite Thanksgiving treats, things like “grandma’s stuffing” or “my mom’s green beans” might come to mind. But what makes those treats so tasty isn’t just the food, but enjoying them around the table WITH your … Continue reading

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