Joy Bell Ministries serves early Thanksgiving meal in Roanoke - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Joy Bell Ministries serves early Thanksgiving meal in Roanoke

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Dozens of volunteers with Joy Bell Ministries gave up a few hours of their Saturday making a difference for those less fortunate, at the Samaritan Inn Homeless Shelter.

All in the name of the holiday spirit, they served an early thanksgiving meal, to about 100 people. Organizers say this event is something they don't take for granted.

"Not only are we a blessing, but we are blessed because we learn a lot from the people that come to Samaritan Inn, and we like to mix and we like to mingle," says LaVerne Norman, Director of Joy Bell Ministries.

Joy Bell Ministries has been serving this annual lunch for several years now and plans to keep making it a yearly tradition.

 

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