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Siblings Luz and Jorge Muñoz spoke about how their meal program began, in a recent StoryCorps interview from their home in Queens, N.Y.

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Siblings Luz and Jorge Muñoz spoke about how their meal program began, in a recent StoryCorps interview from their home in Queens, N.Y.

Courtesy of Jorge Muñoz

With the help of his family, Jorge Muñoz has spent the last 16 years cooking hot meals for day laborers looking for work on the sidewalks of Queens, N.Y.

Since he was young, Jorge has looked for ways to put food in the hands of those who needed it, as his sister, Luz, recalled in an interview for StoryCorps last week.

“I remember one day we were having lunch, somebody knock on the door. Mommy get up and see who it was,” Luz told him. “She came back

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