Storm Lake Times Pilot

Season of giving

Distributing the pork loins were, from left: Eleanor Korum, Des Moines; Madison Lafrenz, Des Moines; Russ Snyder, Alta; Max Gransow, Newell; Samara Neubauer, Alta; Jesus Melendez, Storm Lake; Ali Kraber, Des Moines.

Jesus Melendez of Storm Lake delivers the meat.

Operation Christmas Meal enjoyed a good turnout Tuesday morning despite the wet weather. Local families in need could pick up a free five-pound pork loin at King’s Pointe. The event was sponsored by the Deb & Jeff Hansen Foundation. Employees of Iowa Select Farms staffed the giveaway.