The Gentle Giant

Video By Thanh Tan

2013 - Syracuse

A profile of Brenda Mims, the assistant manager of the Samaritan Center Soup Kitchen in Syracuse, NY. Though she was assigned to work there by a jobs program 14 years ago, Mims found her calling and became a full-time employee. Her work ethic is legendary and guests love her no-nonsense, empathetic approach to their struggles.>