Beasley Media Group announces 102.9 WMGK-FM, in conjunction with City Team Philadelphia, will present the 19th Annual John DeBella Turkey Drop on Tuesday, November 24th at The Kimmel Center (300 S Broad St) in Philadelphia.

The John DeBella Turkey Drop is the largest, single day food gathering event in the City of Philadelphia. Last year’s collection raised over 11,000 turkeys.

Legendary morning personality John DeBella will broadcast live from 6 a.m.- 9 a.m. and will accept monetary as well as turkey donations onsite. In addition, members from the WMGK-FM on-air staff will simultaneously receive donations from 6a.m.- 9a.m. at twelve ACME Markets located across Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware.

Additional Collection Locations:

Pennsylvania ACME Collection locations

  • South Philly ACME, 29 Snyder Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148
  • Havertown ACME, 1305 West Chester Pike, Havertown, PA 19083
  • Thorndale ACME, 3951 Lincoln Highway, Downingtown, PA 19335
  • Feasterville ACME, 105 East Street Road, Feasterville, PA 19053
  • Red Lion ACME, 920 Red Lion Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19115
  • Norristown/Trooper ACME, 2761 W Ridge Pike, Norristown, PA 19403
  • Upper Darby ACME, 7901 Lansdowne Ave., Upper Darby, PA 19082
  • Flourtown ACME, 1640 Bethlehem Pike, Flourtown, PA 19031
  • Clifton Heights ACME, 5300 Baltimore Pike, Clifton heights, PA 19018

New Jersey ACME Collection locations:

  • Audubon ACME, 100 Black Horse Pike, Audubon, NJ 08106
  • Voorhees ACME, 700 Haddonfield-Berlin Road, Voorhees, NJ 08043

Delaware ACME Collection Location:

  • Wilmington ACME, 2098 Naamans Road, Wilmington, DE 19810

Items that will be accepted at all donation locations include: frozen turkeys, “free turkey” coupons, cash donations and checks, made payable to “City Team Philadelphia”. No food other than turkeys can be accepted. WMGK and all locations will be sticking to CDC guidelines, and ask that all donors approach our staff wearing a mask.

City Team Philadelphia provides food and services to needy individuals, families, shelters and food groups throughout the Tristate area. The non-profit organization has seen a record number of sign-ups for holiday meals. Many families are seeking City Team’s assistance for the very first time this year. 

To make a secure, tax deductible donation online, please visit