Meet couple who run restaurant where people eat without paying

Meet couple who run restaurant where people eat without paying

- Two lovers in Alabama are feeding people who don't have enough money to eat or people who don't have any money at all

- Freddie and Lisa Thomas-McMillan run a restaurant where people go in to eat and pay only what they can afford

- People who can't afford to pay eat for free and drop a thank-you note when leaving

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Two lovers in Alabama, United States, are warming hearts with their restaurant where people come to eat and pay only what they can afford, even if it is a thank-you note. Freddie and Lisa Thomas-McMillan, who own the restaurant, make no profit from it.

The restaurant, Drexell & Honeybee’s, is in downtown Brewton near the Florida border and its menu changes on a daily basis, Good News Network reports.

Briefly.co.za gathers that people never have to worry about having no money for their lunch as they can eat without paying.

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Freddie and Lisa Thomas-McMillan. Photo credit: The Westside Gazette
Source: UGC

There is a private booth near the restaurant entrance where people leave whatever they can afford after eating.

According to the couple, there is a real joy to knowing that their customers leave “with a full stomach, a full heart, and the understanding that you are loved and worthy of love”.

Lisa told GNN:

"Feed the Need’ is our mission statement. Whatever needs people have, if we can help t we will.”

She said when she and her husband opened the restaurant, they agreed to put a portion of their retirement funds back into it.

Lisa said:

“When my husband and I opened, we agreed to put a portion of our retirement back into the running of the restaurant. As you can imagine donations are down, but we will continue to try and be of service to all the people that come to our door.”

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In other news, two people identified as Kate Onah and Emmanuel Ngbede are living their lives serving humanity by feeding and empowering the poor with their salaries.

Kate is a radio host who is passionate about putting a smile on people's faces through her outreach.

The radio host invites health workers to attend to people whenever she organises vocational skill workshop. She said it is important to organise free medical care because most people do not have money to go to the hospital.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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