Lowcountry leaders are nearly ready to hand out turkeys during a 20th annual event.
The ‘Turkey Giveaway’ will be held Tuesday, November 21.
The event runs from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Nichols Chapel AME Church on Bogard Street in Charleston.
The giveaway is meant for those less fortunate in the community.
Organizers say meals were provided with more than 3,000 families during the 2016 event
Leaders hope to exceed that number in 2017.
Veterans are also invited to attend.
Representative Wendell Gilliard, Representative Marvin Pendarvis, Pastor Thomas Dixon and Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg will be among the elected officials attending.
Attendees can also register to vote during the event.