Nov 22, 2021 5:44 PM

Annual St. Joseph Mayor's Thanksgiving raises money for the needy

Posted Nov 22, 2021 5:44 PM
St. Joseph Mayor Bill McMurray is honored at the annual St. Joseph Mayor's Thanksgiving dinner. Former mayor and current state Rep. Bill Falkner looks on./Photo by Doug Schmitz
St. Joseph Mayor Bill McMurray is honored at the annual St. Joseph Mayor's Thanksgiving dinner. Former mayor and current state Rep. Bill Falkner looks on./Photo by Doug Schmitz

More than 300 people attended the annual St. Joseph Mayor’s Thanksgiving dinner held at the Civic Arena.

The dinner, now in its 35th year, raises money for Second Harvest Food Bank. Organizers report the event has raised approximately $140,000 during the four-year tenure of Mayor Bill McMurray.