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Over 3.05 Million Meals Served - 3.07 Million Articles of Clothing Distributed to the Needy - Over 352,000 Lives Impacted.

Established 1986 Spectacular Ministries of the Lords’ Servants to minister to the incarcerated and disfranchised in the Utah State Prison, and then in 1993 the Salt Lake City Mission branch which was established to help the homeless disenfranchised and poor become independent, productive members of society through a life centered in Jesus Christ. The Salt Lake City Mission staff, management and board are committed to helping all people who have a genuine need and depravation, regardless of race, creed, religion, age or national origin. The Salt Lake City Mission provides emergency services and long-term recovery programs; we help meet the physical, mental, educational and spiritual needs of families, children and individuals.



FACTS AT A GLANCE 2014 - 2015 Fiscal Year

During this past year, The Salt Lake City Mission has provided blessings to the community as follows:


  • Watched over 1,824 people make faith decisions for Christ.

  • Served over 352,411meals to the destitute and needy of Utah throughout this year.

  • Provided Breakfast – Monday – Friday in the Wigand Center Court Yard, from our portable kitchen unit, serving 6,338 meals a week, over 27,380 meals a month and over 328,562 a year.

  • Held special “All Day Outreaches” at Pioneer Park, on Easter, Memorial Day and on Labor Day, serving over 11,400 hot prepared meals at these events.

  • Provided 921 Turkey Baskets that provided over 6,777 Thanksgiving meals to destitute families in dire need.

  • Served a “Delicious” Thanksgiving Dinner to over 3,800 at Energy Solutions Arena The Tuesday before Thanksgiving

  • On Thanksgiving Day served a “Delicious” Thanksgiving Dinner to over 3,086 at “The Christian Life Center”   

  • Provided over 1,400 Households with Christmas Boxes, including Turkey’s, Ham’s, Trimmings & Toys with Eagle Ranch.

  • Distributed over 9,080 pantry style meals in food boxes to needy families that provided over 36,320 meals.

  • On Christmas Day served over 2,436 “Delicious” Christmas Dinners. We also over 5,200 wrapped Christmas presents to needy and homeless men, women, and children.

  • On New Year’s Day served 3,127 “Delicious” New Year’s Meals with the help of 400 volunteers assisting.

  • Provided 52,321 people with over 524,623 pieces of clothing, household goods, furniture and appliances.

  • Graduated 21 men from Phase I, 11 from Phase II, and 9 from Phase III to self-sufficiency in our Long-Term Men’s Recovery Programs.

  • Watched 2 men in our Recovery Programs received their Associates Degrees; 1 men received their Bachelor’s Degrees through the Sure Foundation Theological Seminary.

  • Conducted more than 3,570 counseling sessions to needy souls.

  • Provided co-pays for hearing aids, eyeglasses and prescription medication for our clients.

  • Facilitated GED’s, Vocational Rehabilitation assistance and college for homeless people and men in our Recovery Programs.

  • Through “Salt Lake City Street News,” created over 317 active self-employment opportunities for the homeless.

  • Conducted over 26,720 hours of Bible Studies, Life Skills Classes, Group Sessions & Counseling Sessions

  • Received encouragement and support from over 4,093 Volunteers that performed over 284,598 hours of service to the needy and destitute throughout the year.


There is so much more that we as a community need to do… Since 1993 our vision of “providing real change and not just spare change...” energizes and encourages us to reach out even further to help more...

We need your help now to expand our capacities to serve even more of our hurting homeless population that has greatly increased through this bad economy.



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P.O. Box 142, Salt Lake City, UT. 84110

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Phone: 801.355.6310    Fax: 801.355.9364     Toll Free: 1.877.243.5766

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