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Kroger executives preparing lunch at Roanoke Rescue Mission

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ROANOKE, VA - Kroger executives are spending the morning at the Roanoke Rescue Mission where they are preparing lunch that will be served today.

The mission says Kroger is “a great corporate neighbor - not only to the Rescue Mission but also to other non-profits in the valley.”

Kim Gembala, director of Administration says Kroger donates about 28 pallets of food a month to the Roanoke Rescue Mission. It’s the Mission’s oldest consistent food donor, going back to the 1950's. Kroger recently donated 8300 lbs of boneless pork loin.  
In addition to food, Gembala says Kroger provided ponchos for every single shelter guest at Christmas.

Today’s lunch includes taco salad, made with all food donated by Kroger. Their executive leadership is prepping all the food that will be served on the line.

 
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