OVERLAND, Mo. – Operation Food Search, a St. Louis hunger relief program, will give away 1,000 free turkeys Friday in Overland for families in need.

The nonprofit is teaming up with Schnucks to hand out 1,000 turkeys and other nonperishable items. Families can pick up pre-made boxes with a turkey and other items from 11 a.m. to 2 p..m. Friday outside the Operation Food Search headquarters at 1644 Lotsie Boulevard.

St. Louis middle school students distribute edibles to classmates

A long line of cars is expected in the area Friday. Dozens of Schnucks employees are helping with the giveaway event Friday.

For more information on Operation Food Search, click here.