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She makes sure those in need have a warm meal not only on Thanksgiving and Christmas but also on the first day of the New Year.

Sister Ludmilla and her volunteers at Father Conroy's Vineyard were up bright and early to start cooking. They provided a pancake breakfast and then switching gears to make a warm meal in the evening.

"The people are very grateful for what they get because they do need something, they need a meal," said Sister Ludmilla Benda. "Then if we have any leftover, they can takeaways and take it with them."

More than 15 volunteers helped to cook and serve the food.