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Volunteers to serve turkey dinners

The Salvation Army, River of Life Mission and other groups get lots of holiday help

By Rosemarie Bernardo

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Nov 27, 2013

~~<p>Charitable organizations have received an outpouring of the aloha spirit for Thanksgiving, forcing them to turn away a stream of residents offering to help cook and serve meals for the needy, seniors and others.</p>
<p>&quot;We had to cut it off 10 days ago,&quot; said Maj. Fred Rasmussen, divisional secretary of business and finance of Salvation Army's Hawaiian and Pacific Islands Division, adding that volunteers started signing up in mid-October to take part in production and presentation of the annual holiday feast.</p>
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Charitable organizations have received an outpouring of the aloha spirit for Thanksgiving, forcing them to turn away a stream of residents offering to help cook and serve meals for the needy, seniors and others.

"We had to cut it off 10 days ago," said Maj. Fred Rasmussen, divisional secretary of business and finance of Salvation Army's Hawaiian and Pacific Islands Division, adding that volunteers started signing up in mid-October to take part in production and presentation of the annual holiday feast. Login for more...



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