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Bay area families go without turkey

November 25, 2008 11:17:15 AM PST
Some Bay area families will have to go without turkey this Thanksgiving.Food banks are facing a shortage of turkey donations this year, so they're passing out hams and chickens instead.

Alameda County's food bank only had 150 turkeys to hand out this Thanksgiving, but organizers say donations are on par with past years.

They say there's just so much need out there, it's difficult to meet the demand.

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