MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Miami Marlins organization is making sure local families have a meal on the table this Thanksgiving.
This is the 13th year in a row the Marlins have held this event, which help their neighbors in Little Havana prepare for the holidays.READ MORE: North Miami Beach PD Needs Help Locating 15-Year-old Jeimy Henrriquez
Feeding South Florida was also presented with a $20,000 check.READ MORE: Former US Rep. Carrie Meek Passes Away At 95
While the meals given out were hefty, each family got 25 pounds of food, which included a ten-pound turkey, which was hand-delivered by staff and some of the Marlins star players like Sandy Alcantara.
The rain moved this year’s event inside but a little water wasn’t going to stop one of their more important charitable events.MORE NEWS: Officer Injured, Suspect Dead Following Coral Gables Police-Involved Shooting
Since the pandemic, the Marlins have provided more than a million meals to the South Florida community.