On Friday, Nov. 14 the Black McDonald’s Operators Association of Chicago and Northwest Indiana (BMOA) will kick-off their 16th Annual “Food for the Body & Spirit” program, a community outreach event serving individuals and families in need. The McDonald’s restaurant located at 6900 South Lafayette (Greater Grand Crossing) will serve as the kick-off location for this year’s free turkey basket giveaway.Over the course of three additional events hosted at area churches, BMOA will distribute 1,000 turkeys to Chicagoland residents. The BMOA, McDonald’s corporate employees, local politicians and community volunteers will come together in support of this program. 

WHEN: Friday, Nov. 14, 2014; begins at 10:00 a.m. – until supplies last

WHERE: McDonald’s, 6900 S. Lafayette, Chicago, IL 60621

WHO: Keith Allen, McDonald’s Owner Operator and Members of BMOA Chicagoland & NW Indiana.


November 16, 2014
St. Mark’s AME Zion Church
4200 Alder Street
E. Chicago, IN 46312
9:00 a.m. to Noon

November 25, 2015
United Missionary Baptist Church
4242 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60624
8:00 to 11:00 a.m.


November 25, 2014
Apostolic Faith Church
3823 S. Indiana Ave
Chicago, IL 60653
2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
6:00 to 8:00 p.m.