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August 29, 2013 in Washington Voices
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Chef Erin Streicher, left, stirs pasta as volunteer cook Eric Nelson, right, browns beefs at the Women and Children’s Free Restaurant in the basement of Christ of Hope Open Bible Church on North Monroe Street on Aug. 21. Streicher overseas the kitchen which makes meals from donated food items.

Streicher’s ingredients, such as these trays of tomatoes, are donated from a variety of sources.

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Chef Erin Streicher looks over the items in storage at the Women and Children’s Free Restaurant at Christ of Hope Open Bible Church on Aug. 21.