"It's almost impossible for our daily patrons to get here as well as donors that typically are bringing the things that we need at this time of year", said Tom Tackett, founder of Manna Mission founder.
Back at Mill Street, the doors opened at 11 a.m.to a constant stream of guests eager to enjoy a traditional turkey dinner. The feast includes cornbread, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, and of course turkey, among other popular Thanksgiving dishes. "I see people with tears in their eyes because they know if the mission didn't give them their turkey they probably wouldn't have a Thanksgiving this year". Some will go to homeless people there, but others will be divided among other nonprofits. Before the meal, the church will have a 15-minute Thanksgiving message.
Gloria Kennard has been helping prepare this annual free meal for the past 29 years.
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There were dozens of volunteers serving hundreds of Thanksgiving meals to the homeless, Tuesday. She says she does it to show her love for her community.
She said the meal is a way to build relationships with those who attend and let them know about the services the mission offers.
Overholt said they are about 300 turkeys away from their goal of a thousand by Thanksgiving.
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The Meals on Wheels-style event is put on by Epicures Catering.
Anyone who wants one of these meals should call Epicures Catering at 979-695-0985.
Andrew Tapia is one of many officers today making deliveries.
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