FULTON, NY ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ The community is invited to attend FultonÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s Community Thanksgiving Dinner from noon until 3 p.m., Thursday. The free meal will be served at State Street United Methodist Church. No reservations are needed.
The dinner is sponsored by several local churches and the Fulton Salvation Army. Volunteers from throughout the community will take part in meal preparations and serving that day.
ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œIt is a wonderful community effort,ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â Muriel Allerton, volunteer coordinator explained. ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œThis is a very giving community.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â
Food and products for the dinner are all provided by local companies and organizations. This yearÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s partners include Plainville Turkey Farm, Birdseye Foods, ChubbyÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s and MimiÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s Restaurants. Volunteers that want to help at the dinner may call Allerton at (315) 592-5900.