After their visit to Edinburgh Castle and meeting with a V.I.P. (a very important pony named Cruachan, the mascot of the Royal Regiment of Scotland), Meghan Markle and Prince Harry headed to Edinburgh’s New Town area to learn more about one of the city’s many charitable organizations on Tuesday.
They visited Social Bite, a social enterprise café that aims to provide meals and hot drinks for the homeless and employs those who are or have previously been homeless. Social Bite has several cafés throughout Scotland. It’s become a big success and has gained famous fans, including George Clooney, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and now, Harry and Meghan.
“It’s amazing,” Harry said during his visit to the café. “You’re doing an incredible job.”
Prince Harry and Ms. Markle hear more from staff about their experiences, and how @SocialBite_ has helped them to overcome homelessness. pic.twitter.com/SUzvESxdqS
— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) February 13, 2018
At one point, Meghan spoke of her own experience working with homeless people at a soup kitchen in Los Angeles during her high school years. And in an emotional moment, Social Bite’s co-founder Alice Thompson told Meghan how inspired she was by the …read more