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November 29, 2016
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Charity Dishes Out Life Lessons — and Delicious Lasagna

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COOKING UP OPPORTUNITY: Restaurateur Bruno Abate (right) serves lasagna to participants in his Recipe for Change program, which offers culinary and job training to inmates at Cook County Jail in Chicago.

They come for the job training, the pep talks, and mental stimulation. Oh, and because gourmet pizza is a lot tastier than prison food.

Several times each week, detainees at the Cook County Jail in Chicago spend four hours with Chef Bruno Abate...

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