Stephen Center to Feed the Hungry and Homeless Through Gobble 4 Good Initiative
Stephen Center (www.stephencenter.org) invites the Omaha community to “Gobble 4 Good” by donating turkeys and hams to serve those in need. Donations can be brought to the Stephen Center Donation Dock, 2723 Q St. (located off the alley between 27th and 28th Streets), between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. daily. Individuals can also visit www.stephencenter.org/gobble4good to learn more or make a monetary donation.
“Donating a turkey or ham makes a difference in the lives of vulnerable and hungry individuals and families for the holidays, and throughout the year,” Executive Director Michael Wehling said. “Our amazing kitchen staff utilize hundreds of hams and turkeys to provide delicious, high protein meals year-round.”
In 2019, Stephen Center provided over 230,000 meals to individuals overcoming homelessness, addiction, and poverty. Donated turkeys and hams are also shared with local pantries to help meet community needs.
Located in South Omaha, Stephen Center is a sober campus of resources for mental health and addiction services. The campus includes a homeless emergency shelter, inpatient/outpatient co-occurring treatment, and permanent supportive housing for disabled and low-income individuals. To learn more, go online to www.stephencenter.org or call (402) 715-5442.