The bakery, which is in northeast London, is dedicated to empowering women who are homeless, survivors of sex trafficking or domestic violence, or in the prison system and teach them how to bake.
“To have someone like the Duchess acknowledge us and champion us is incredible,” Luminary Bakery CEO Alice Williams told GMA. “I think it will open a lot of doors for us. There's so many more women that need opportunities.”
“When I applied for this job I did not expect that I'd be making a cake for Duchess Meghan Markle,” baker Caoimhe Bennett said. “That was pretty crazy and being in Vogue, that’s amazing.”
According to royal commentator, Omid Scobie, Meghan celebrated her birthday at her home, Frogmore Cottage in Windsor. The royals reportedly wanted a low-key celebration with the family.
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