The Royale is one of eleven local businesses raising money for immigrants.
During the month of November, nine St. Louis-area restaurants, bars and businesses will pledge to donate up to 5 percent of proceeds to two non-profits through community activism group Be Human, STL. Tatyana Telnikova, the owner of HandleBar (4127 Manchester Avenue, 314-652-2212)
in the Grove, is the founder of Be Human, STL.
So far, eleven St. Louis-area restaurants, bars and coffeehouses have committed to participate in the effort:
- The Benevolent King
- The Gin Room
- MoKaBe’s Coffeehouse
- Rise Coffee
- The Royale
- Spare No Rib
- Tick Tock Tavern
- Yaquis on Cherokee
The two non-profits benefiting from the pledge are Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES)
and The Migrant and Immigrant Community Action (MICA) Project
, which both support legal aid and services for immigrants and refugees at the U.S.-Mexico border and in St. Louis as well.
If you're a local restaurant or business owner who would like to participate as well, more information can be found on Be Human, STL's site
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