People Magazine Thursday’s Hero of the Week released the following article on March 3, 2016.

Alan Pinel was selected as Thursday’s “hero of the week” by PEOPLE magazine for his work helping to feed the homeless. He was interviewed by Jeremy Parsons and Cathy Free.

Los Angeles Man’s ‘Burrito Project’ Serves up Salsa and Smiles for the Homeless: ‘It’s Always Prepared with Enthusiasm and Pride’

“If I can be the umbrella and the inspiration, why not?’” Pinel, who also hands out bottled water, blankets, toiletries and clothing, tells PEOPLE. “I’d like to see a Burrito Project in every city in America. It’s such an easy thing to do and makes such a difference to those who need it. Anybody who wants to copy this idea is welcome to it.” (Read more…)

Here’s a link to the full interview:

Please consider joining us at the next Burrito Project which takes place on the 3rd Thursday of the Month in Los Angeles.

The video can be found below.