New York Apple donates to kosher non-profit - The Packer

New York Apple donates to kosher non-profit

03/20/2013 03:10:00 PM
Mary Kastor

New York apple growers donated apples to a kosher New York soup kitchen to help families celebrate Passover.

ApplesFile photoThrough the New York Apple Association, growers donated 4,000 pounds of apples for distribution through Masbia, a New York non-profit kosher soup kitchen and food pantry.

Staff and volunteers included the apples in take-home kits. The apples are used to make charoset, a traditional food served during the Seder meal to observe the beginning of Passover. Charoset is a paste made of fruits, nuts and spices.

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