'This Is Why I Love my Hood': New Yorkers Wait for Free Thanksgiving Turkeys

New Yorkers waited in line to pick up free Thanksgiving turkeys and other groceries in an East Harlem neighborhood on November 23.

This footage by Tego Velez shows the Thanksgiving giveaway. “This is why I love my hood,” Velez says. “Everybody gets some.”

The turkey giveaway was a part of an Urban Upbound and Neighborhood Safety initiative. Credit: Tego Velez via Storyful

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