Get your household's Thanksgiving basket or turkey this month

The 2019 Thanksgiving food distribution is approaching. Elders boxes will be distributed first, from Friday, November 22 through Monday, November 25. The hours of distribution are:

November 22: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
November 23: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
November 24: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
November 25: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

After November 22, dates and time are dependent on availability.

For citizens under 55, turkey distribution will be Sunday, November 24 through Wednesday, November 27 at the Commodity Building. Hours of distribution:

November 24: 9 a.m.  to 1 p.m.
November 25: 9 a.m.  to 5 p.m.
November 26: 9 a.m.  to 5 p.m.
November 27: 9 a.m.  to 5 p.m.

After November 24, dates and time are dependent on turkey availability.

Please pick up the elders boxes and the turkeys at the Commodity Building at Rodgers Lake in Dowagiac. Limit is one per household. Elders food boxes and turkeys will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. You may pick up no more than four elders boxes or four turkeys for other citizens with a written and signed permission slip or phone call. A copy of your tribal ID is required, no exceptions.

Please call (269) 782-3372 or (888) 281-1111 with questions.