jaden smith opens free vegan food truck skid row
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Jaden Smith has taken time out from promoting his new album ERYS to launch a food truck. The pop-up restaurant serves free vegan food to people on Skid Row, an area of LA that contains one of the United States’ largest homeless populations.

In an Instagram post, Smith wrote, “The @ILoveYouRestaurant Is A Movement That Is All About Giving People What They Deserve, Healthy, Vegan Food For Free. Today We Launched Our First One Day Food Truck Pop-Up in Downtown LA.”

Smith described the initiative as the first of many. Just last week, the actor and musician took part in Shia LaBeouf‘s Slauson Rec. fundraiserSlauson Rec. is free-of-charge, Los Angeles-based performing arts program is an experimental theater.

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