Angels Give Grocery Discounts

1 decade 2 years 5 months ago Tuesday, May 30 2006 May 30, 2006 Tuesday, May 30, 2006 6:42:21 PM CDT May 30, 2006 in News

The ministry fed 125,000 families in 32 states last year.

All residents can order boxes with items such as pasta, meat, sauces, eggs, and desserts for $25 a box. The ministry buys the items in bulk, then sells them for half the average retail price.

Kim Pursley, Angel Food Ministry coordinator, added, "There's no restrictions, no limits. Anybody can take part in this. It doesn't have to be low-income, there's no income restrictions. Anybody that wants to save money can take part in this."

Sievert hopes other Missouri churches will become host sites. The ministry already has another site in Mexico, with possible additions in Moberly and Hallsville.

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