TV5’s Turkey Telethon 

TV5 would like to say thank you to everyone who supported this years turkey telethon.Viewers called in to donate money that will go toward buying turkeys so that folks going through tough times can have a thanksgiving dinner.The need is greater than ever this year. Manna Ministries in Bangor needs to collect 6,000 turkeys.TV5’s goal this year was 1,680 turkeys.Thanks to you, our generous viewers, we surpassed that goal, and raised enough money to buy 1,711 turkeys.20 pumpkin pies were also donated during the drive.Bill Ray, director of Manna Ministries, says that this is about more than just providing folks with a meal.Manna will distribute the turkeys to folks in need, as well as to local food pantries.Again, thank you to all who donated.