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  • Hundreds of West Hawaii families will sit down to a nice Thanksgiving meal today thanks to the ongoing efforts of the Kahiau Together food distribution program. On Monday morning, volunteers with the Ironman Foundation loaded 600 boxes and turkeys into vehicles. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

  • On Monday morning, volunteers with the Ironman Foundation loaded 600 boxes and turkeys into vehicles as part of the ongoing Kahiau Together food distribution program. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

  • On Monday morning, volunteers with the Ironman Foundation loaded 600 boxes and turkeys into vehicles as part of the ongoing Kahiau Together food distribution program. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

  • Hundreds of West Hawaii families will sit down to a nice Thanksgiving meal today thanks to the ongoing efforts of the Kahiau Together food distribution program. On Monday morning, volunteers with the Ironman Foundation loaded 600 boxes and turkeys into vehicles. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

  • On Monday morning, volunteers with the Ironman Foundation loaded 600 boxes and turkeys into vehicles to ensure hungry members of the Big Island communtiy enjoy a nice meal. Each grocery bundle featured a 12- to 14-pound turkey, loaf of Punaluu sweet bread, Portugeuse sausage, onions, tomatoes, sweet potatoes and a recipe. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

  • Keiki receive a special "swag bag" during Monday's Kahiau Together food distribution in Kailua-Kona. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

  • Keiki receive a special "swag bag" from Diana Bertsch during Monday's Kahiau Together food distribution in Kailua-Kona. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

  • A man shakas after receiving his Kahiau Together bundle Monday morning. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

  • Hundreds of West Hawaii families will sit down to a nice Thanksgiving meal today thanks to the ongoing efforts of the Kahiau Together food distribution program, which took place Monday in Kailua-Kona. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

Hundreds of West Hawaii families will sit down to a nice Thanksgiving meal today thanks to the ongoing efforts of the Kahiau Together food distribution program.