On Monday evening May 24, 2021, The Duke and Duchess welcomed volunteers from Sikh Sanjog to the Palace and joined them to make chapatis and pack up curries in the Palace’s café kitchen. During lockdown Sikh Sanjog, established in 1989 to support women from the Sikh community integrate into wider Scottish society, provided hot curry meals twice a week to the disadvantaged and have carried on the service.
Cooking up a storm in the café kitchen at the Palace of Holyroodhouse with Sikh Sanjog, where The Duke and Duchess prepared meals to be distributed to vulnerable families across the Edinburgh community ?? pic.twitter.com/pFkoor8yQq— The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (@KensingtonRoyal) May 24, 2021
The couple also dished up portions of food during the cooking session held in the cafe kitchen at the Palace of Holyroodhouse.
Sikh Sanjog aims to inspire and empower women to advance their own life opportunities through building skills, confidence and promoting social inclusion. It provides social and wellbeing support for women of all ages and works with young people from diverse ethnic communities, delivering counselling services and facilitating youth groups.