Operation Holiday Basket

Today at Roosevelt High School in Minneapolis students, faculty and staff, parents, and alumni gathered for the 46th annual Operation Holiday Basket. Also there to help were Minneapolis Police and Fire, YMCA staff and others. Operation Holiday Basket provides a complete holiday meal to families in need in Minneapolis.

Sorting Goods

Donated food was distributed by type throughout the gym
Students start the sorting process
Lots of donated food was categorized
Students organizing the veggies
The "carbs" table was overflowing
These two, Mac and Gary, started this program 46 years ago in 1970.
All the "baskets" organized.

Distributing the food

Students walked through with adult volunteers at each station filling their basket with food.

Turkey and Stuffing

Lines formed to unload the turkeys, stuffing and other food.

Completed baskets are ready for distribution!

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Baskets loaded to go out in the community.
Great job everyone!
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Bryan Barnes
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