"What does that meal mean to you? asked reporter Julia Fello. "It means I don't have to go to the grocery store I don't have to put anything together when I'm tired and sad," explained Broekman.
The surprise $1,000 check presented at Saints Helene and Constantine Greek Orthodox Church stunned Nicole Stickler, Vice President of Love + Lift, joking, "I can't even begin to tell you how many families this could help."
Donation jars will still be out at Tosa Greek Fest the begins at 4 p.m. Friday, June 8.
To learn more about Love + Lift along with the cookbook they are selling to raise money, click here.