Meals on Wheels employee Sam Pruitt walks past a festive mural and into the Civic Center Residence in San Francisco's Tenderloin district Wednesday, November 15, 2017 to deliver meals to clients.  (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Meals on Wheels employee Sam Pruitt walks past a festive mural and into the Civic Center Residence in San Francisco's Tenderloin district Wednesday, November 15, 2017 to deliver meals to clients. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Meals on Wheels prepares to deliver thousands of Thanksgiving dinners

Hundreds of volunteers are scheduled to flock to Meals on Wheels Thursday, November 23, assisting with delivering around 4,800 meals to clients along 220 routes throughout San Francisco for the Thanksgiving holiday. At the Meals on Wheels headquarters, employees spent the previous week preparing special meals with a menu consisting of turkey, ham, stuffing, vegetables, pumpkin tarts and other holiday favorites. Photos by Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner.

Employees form an assembly line to create meals for clients in preparation for the Thanksgiving meal delivery at the Meals on Wheels headquarters in San Francisco, Calif. Monday, November 20, 2017. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

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Employees form an assembly line to create meals for clients in preparation for the Thanksgiving meal delivery at the Meals on Wheels headquarters in San Francisco, Calif. Monday, November 20, 2017. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

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