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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – More than 100 families received a Thanksgiving turkey at an annual giveaway for people in the city’s 8th council district.

Eyewitness News was at the Nicetown Court, where Councilwoman Cindy Bass hosted the event.

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Families received either a turkey or voucher for a turkey from Brown’s Shop Rite.

Organizers say the effort helps make holidays brighter for families in need.