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Volunteering on Christmas

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - For some families, giving back is part of the Christmas tradition.

The Manna House on Third Street in Alexandria was open to serve those in need of a hot meal.

Volunteers gave up a few hours of their Christmas to provide meals and even presents and they say it's the right thing to do.

"Well I was at home and all my kids are all away in the world and I wasn't going to cook so I said you know what I'm going to volunteer and helps these peoples," said Beatrice Pizarro.  

The Manna House is open every day of the year to provide a free lunch for those in need. 

 

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