"[T]he rescue mission serves 200,000 meals a year – without a single dime of assistance from the state or federal governments."
There you have it. Imagine the nerve of someone other than the government taking care of hungry people. And even worse, they're not beholding to the government for any of the work they do.
So, the nanny state throws a temper tantrum when a private group encroaches onto its turf.