The MLKcommUNITY Initiative held its December food giveaway at its new headquarters, the Kenya Community Center at 1627 Virginia Avenue. According to the Initiative's founder Arleana Waller, 17,000 pounds of food was provided at the drive-thru event and over 500 boxes were handed out — Waller added that the Initiative ran out of food with people still waiting in line. The food was given to needy families, seniors, homeless and veterans in need.