ORANGE COUNTY (CBSLA) — While the coronavirus has slowed down many local businesses, that hasn’t been the case for Orange County Chef Bruno Serato.
During these tough times, as the need for meals continues to grow, Serato has served more than 545,000 meals in the last 7 weeks.who has continued to feed hungry children.READ MORE: Biden Announces Withdrawal Of All U.S. Troops From Afghanistan By 9/11
Serato has always been busy feeding the less fortunate children at Boys and Girls Clubs throughout Southern California, but the last month and a half have been record-breaking.
Each year, Serato prepares a million pasta dinners from his kitchen at the Anaheim White House.
During these tough times, as the need for meals continues to grow, Serato has served more than 545,000 meals in the last 7 weeks.READ MORE: Hot Dog On A Stick's Offering 75-Cent Dogs On April 24 For 75th Anniversary
“How can you stop to feed people who are hungry? How can you let the child go to bed hungry? I cannot do that. I can’t stop what I do,” he said.
The meals are available for pickup and delivery to 30 different cities in Orange and Los Angeles counties.
A lot of times, the meals are the only hot food the children will get to eat that day. Serato always includes enough for an entire family.
“We get donations from people online, they go to my website caterinasclub.org, and I get so many people asking “how can we help?'”MORE NEWS: Beverly Grove Homeless Encampment Cleared, But Residents Say Problems With Crime Have Not Gone Away
Caterina’s Club, the name of Serato’s charity, is named after his late mother who encouraged him to always help those who need it.