BOSTON (CBS) – Several communities across the state had dozens of volunteers stepping up to lend a hand for those experiencing homelessness and hunger this Thanksgiving.
One of those was the Pine Street Inn, where Boston Mayor Michelle Wu had the honor of carving the turkey with some help from Bruins star Charlie McAvoy. Hot meals, with all the fixings, were then handed out.READ MORE: Omicron COVID Variant Detected In Massachusetts Woman
“This is my third Thanksgiving year here, and they do a really nice job for us,” said one woman.READ MORE: Wind Gusts Across Eastern Mass. Projected To Be 50 MPH Or Higher On Monday Night
“There’s a lot of people that need help and to be a part of it, I’m really happy. The foundation does and incredible job on so many things – not just on Thanksgiving but year-round – so I’m always happy to help them in any way I can.MORE NEWS: Martin Richard Foundation Holds 4th Annual MR8K Race In Boston On Saturday
The dinner has been served outdoors for the last two years because of the pandemic.