The Annual John DeBella Turkey Drop, presented by ACME Markets & Parx Casino, is the largest one day food gathering event in Philadelphia. John and the MGK air staff spread out around the tri-state area collecting turkey & monetary donations for Cityteam Philadelphia, an organization that provides holiday meals to less fortunate families in the Philadelphia region.
Turkey & monetary donations will be collected on Tuesday, November 22 from 6a-9a OR donate online NOW.
Collection locations listed below
How To Donate
There are two ways you can help WMGK & City Team Philadelphia provide holiday meals to the less fortunate in our community.
1. On Tuesday, November 22, you can donate frozen turkeys, cash, checks, “free turkey” coupons at any of our collection locations.
Checks should be made to: Cityteam Philadelphia. No food other than turkeys will be accepted.
2. You can make a secure online donation now.
We thank our friends at Dietz & Watson for assisting us in transporting all of our turkeys from our ACME Markets locations to the City Team Philadelphia offices.
Donations will be accepted at the following locations on 11/22 from 6a-9a.
1. KIMMEL CENTER (300 S. Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102) – John & Steve will broadcast live & accept your donations. Jose Garces Group will provide delicious free hot chocolate for those that stop by.
2. SELECT ACME Markets in PA, NJ and DE – Find the locations the MGK airstaff will be at below.
Pennsylvania ACME Collection locations:
South Philly ACME on 29 Snyder Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148 (with Matt Cord)
Havertown ACME on 1305 West Chester Pike, Havertown, PA 19083 (with Paul Kelly)
Thorndale ACME on 3951 Lincoln Highway, Downingtown, PA 19335
Feasterville ACME on 105 East Street Road, Feasterville, PA 19053
Audubon ACME on 100 Black Horse Pike, Audubon, NJ 08106
Voorhees ACME on 700 Haddonfield-Berlin Road, Voorhees, NJ 08043 (with Tony Harris)
Wilmington ACME on 2098 Naamans Road, Wilmington, DE 19810
Northeast Philadelphia ACME on 920 Red Lion Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19115 (with Leigh Richards)
Norristown/Trooper ACME on 2761 W Ridge Pike, Norristown, PA 19403 (with Andre Gardner)
Upper Darby ACME on 7901 Lansdowne Ave., Upper Darby, PA 19082
Flourtown ACME on 1640 Bethlehem Pike, Flourtown, PA 19031 (with Jim Kinney)
Clifton Heights ACME on 5300 Baltimore Pike, Clifton Heights, PA 19018 (with Danny Ocean)