Almeta Craytonâ??s Everybody Eats needs donations
Mon, 18 Nov 2013 17:23:52 GMT —
Update: November 20, 2013, 2:19 p.m.
Organizers of the late Almeta Craytonâ??s Everybody Eats free holiday meal have expanded the hours of this yearâ??s event.
The free Thanksgiving Day meal will take place at Stamper Commons on the Stephens College Campus between 11:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. instead of 2:00 p.m.
Organizers added an extra hour because they predict a larger crowd than first expected.
Organizers of the late Almeta Craytonâ??s Everybody Eats free holiday meal released the details of this yearâ??s event.
The free Thanksgiving Day meal will take place at Stamper Commons on the Stephens College Campus between 11:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
There are 2 ways to donate.
You can mail a check to Columbiaâ??s Voluntary Action Center at 403 A Vandiver Drive, Columbia, MO 65202.
Itâ??s important that you write â??Almetaâ??s Craytonâ??s Everybody Eatsâ?? on the memo line of the check.
You can also make food donations by calling Almetaâ??s son Tyrone Crayton at 573-825-5263.
If you would like to help, you can call their volunteer hotline at 573-228-6340.
Crayton died last month after suffering from heart and kidney problems.
Crayton served as a Columbia City Councilwoman from 1999-2008.
She was 53 years old.
Her death put her Everybody Eats Thanksgiving feast on hold while family members decided whether to continue the program.