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The Soup Kitchen by Pervis Upshur

Everyday I come to the soup kitchen I come to meet different people And see different people’s reactions And I come to get help And I come to further my education and learning And to understand things I can’t comprehend But I feel that the soup kitchen is a place For everyone to come and […]

A Bright Place in a Hard City

By Derrick “D9” Branch There is a place out there—a place that would never turn you down.  There is always something there for you and someone to help you get more. This place has opened doors to many opportunities and experiences.  It brings communities and minds together, nourishing not only bodies but the minds, souls, […]

Ron Remembers Smoking His First Cigarette When He Was Six Years Old

The staff at the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen (TASK) has been meaning to set up a blog for some time now. Because we have the privilege of being at the soup kitchen every day, we are able to witness things that not everyone gets to see. Sometimes the world that our soup kitchen patrons live […]