SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A 5,000-pound food giveaway drew a long line of cars wrapped around a city block in Sacramento Friday.

Source: Jacqui Nguyen

Approximately 300 families arrived to pick up the donations at Elder Creek Temple Friday morning.

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Turkeys, hams, and lots of veggies to help create Christmas dinners were part of the giveaway by the Sacramento Chinese of IndoChina Friendship Association.

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The organization been helping families struggling through the pandemic.

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