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MLK Kitchen for the Poor turns 45

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The Martin Luther King, Jr. Kitchen for the Poor turned 45 on Saturday.

To celebrate a special Sapphire Soiree commemorated the organizations past achievements and honored special supporters.

Executive director Harvey Savage said, Well it was started because my dad saw a guy eating out of a garbage can and that kind of inspired him. He said we really need to do something about hunger and that was the start of it and since then it's been going."

The kitchen serve the homeless and poor and provides clothing, counseling and support.

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