Last week, Gourmet Nuts And Dried Fruit had the opportunity to join the Rescue Mission Of Salt Lake City. I came to Salt Lake City to expand our nut and dried fruit business in the West. Now, Salt Lake City is our hub and we have access to more product being grown in the farms in California. Part of this is partnership is the access to food that is having trouble finding a home.
Opening in 1972, the Rescue Mission of Salt Lake City takes care of Utah’s most hungry
Feeding The Homeless Population Of Utah
The Rescue Mission of Salt Lake City offers a day and night shelter for people who are homeless. They are offering three hot meals a day, showers, clothing, laundry facilities
Food Prepared Before The Donation
When we found out that we could help donate to the kitchen, we looked at the available food. Brett Davis went through his supply and gave us peanuts and peaches.
The Rescue Mission of Salt Lake City delivers meals to families as well as feeding people inside their facility. So each bag had to be individually packed. We are a wholesale company, so, it was up to me to pack up the bags. Below is a picture of a huge, 25 pound bag of dried peach, cut up into little bits.
We took all the peaches and put them in huge five ounce bags.
Then, we did the same thing for our freshest peanuts both raw and