Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have announced a new partnership through their non-profit, the Archewell foundation.
On Sunday (Dec. 20) our favorite royals shared that Archewell would be teaming up with José Andrés and World Central Kitchen, a non-profit dedicated to feeding communities negatively impacted by natural disasters.
“The health of our communities depends on our ability to connect to our shared humanity,” Meghan and Harry said in an official statement. “When we think about Chef Andrés and his incredible team at World Central Kitchen, we’re reminded that even during a year of unimaginable hardship, there are so many amazing people willing — and working tirelessly — to support each other. World Central Kitchen inspires us through compassion in action.”
People reports that the Archewell foundation has committed to help World Center Kitchen build several Community Relief Centers. Each center will be a service kitchen during and after crisis’ like natural disasters. The kitchens will also be used as food distribution centers, clinics, schools, or a safe space for families and children.
“We are more energized than ever to continue this vital work, and we’re proud that it will be hand in hand with Archewell Foundation and The Duke and Duchess of Sussex,” Andrés added in the statement. “I have come to know both of them well, and beliieve that their values are directly aligned with what we stand for at World Central Kitchen.”