soup kitchen


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soup kitchen

n.
A place where food is offered free or at very low cost to the needy.

soup kitchen

n
1. (Social Welfare) a place or mobile stall where food and drink, esp soup, is served to destitute people
2. (Military) military a mobile kitchen

soup′ kitch`en


n.
a place where food, usu. soup, is served at little or no charge to the needy.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.soup kitchen - a place where food is dispensed to the needysoup kitchen - a place where food is dispensed to the needy
charity - an institution set up to provide help to the needy
Translations
soupe populaire
soppkök

soup kitchen

nmensa dei poveri
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Your Soup Kitchen is held in the car park of The Hope Foundation every other Saturday, 6pm-7pm.
Justin Dempster, of Southport Soup Kitchen, said: "One of our guests Mark Parker was found dead on Lord Street early Saturday morning, while we have no night shelter this has happened before and will happen again.
Participating Schools to Host Food Drives for Local Food Banks, Pantries or Soup Kitchens and submit creative displays to win prizes
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The Havana Soup Kitchen, the current beneficiary of this social project of Agra, takes care of more than 40 children in the morning, feeding them breakfast and lunch and using the time to prepare them for school.
The soup kitchen serves breakfast for shelter guests daily.
He revealed: "I don't know what I'd do if I hadn't got the soup kitchen to get something to eat.
We need to get ready for growing potatoes now, which will also be used at the new soup kitchen," said Hodgson.
For foreigners to be given precedence in soup kitchens is mocking the British public in the extreme.
The Shepherd's Table Soup Kitchen opened in June 1980 and served 27 people on its first day.
HELPING OUT: Coventry Soup Kitchen volunteers with Barclays staff at Sainsbury's in Courthouse Green
Two days later, the soup kitchen invited Katie to help serve the cabbage.