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Old Savannah City Mission holds 19th annual Day of Great Thanksgiving

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The Old Savannah City Mission is doing their part to make sure area families have a happy holiday.

Saturday, they held the 19th annual Day of Great Thanksgiving where the community was invited to get a Thanksgiving meal, tour the facility on Bull Street and meet the folks from the Old Savannah City Mission.

"Oh it's wonderful, this is my 12th year here doing this event and it's a blessing to be able to feed God's hungry people," said Reginald Lee, Old Savannah City Mission. "So, I just get a tremendous thrill out of doing this."

Savannah City Mission members want to thank the community for all of the support they've received this year.

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