At certain times of the year we invite our shoppers to purchase $10 Food for Families grocery bags at our check stands and drop them in the Utah Food Bank barrels at the front of our stores. The bags are already filled with much needed food items and are an easy way to help Utah families facing food insecurity.
In just the first six months of 2013, with the combination of customer donations and the Grocery Rescue program, Harmons was able to donate just over 966,000 pounds of food to the Utah Food Bank.
Did you know . . . "1 in 6 Utahns are at risk of missing at least one meal per day. This equates to 472,000 Utahns, or 17% of our population. Even more alarming is that 1 in 5 kids are unsure where their next meal is coming from." - Utah Food Bank statistics