Utica Rescue Mission Serves 900 Christmas Day
Utica, NY (WIBX) – About 900 people were given a hot meal and gifst at the Utica Rescue Mission on Christmas day.
Volunteers cooked, cut and served 40 turkeys, 40 hams, 350 pounds of potatoes, 30 gallons of gravy, 200 pounds of mixed vegtables and over 100 pies, Dodge said.
Gifts includes new socks, hats, gloves and scarves.
And, Dodge says many of the 200 vounteers who helped prepared the food said they enjoyed spending Christmas helping others and planned to come to back again.