The Dallas Mavericks Kick of the Season of Giving with a Turkey Giveaway
Over 250 Thanksgiving meals are distributed to families in need
Hosted with Buckner International in partnership with Kroger
The Dallas Mavericks will hosted their annual Mavs Turkey Giveaway, in partnership with Kroger, the official grocery store of the Mavs. Dallas Mavericks players Kristaps Porzingis, Maxi Kleber, Tim Hardaway Jr. and Dwight Powell will join former Dallas Mavericks players Charlie Villanueva and Jimmy King and former NBA player Willie Davis, as well as Mascot MavsMan, ManiAACs, D-Town Crew and staff volunteered as they helped to prepare full Thanksgiving meals and sides to distribute to the families served by Buckner International.
The Mavs Turkey Giveaway is part of the Season of Giving – the NBA and Dallas Mavericks commitment to brighten the holiday season for thousands of children and families. After a particularly challenging year for the community, the Dallas Mavericks continue their relentless support for those in need throughout North Texas.
The 250 families will receive a frozen turkey, green beans, whole kernel corn, mashed potatoes, mini marshmallows, stuffing, 100% pure pumpkin, jellied cranberry, yams, cake mix, frosting and reusable bags provided by Kroger.