HOMELESS HELP: Pizzeria Owner ‘Humbled’ By Recognition

A Des Moines restaurant owner who was recently on the Ellen show is back baking pizzas.

Derrick Walton owns "Rock Power Pizza" on Southwest Ninth Street. On Monday nights he opens the restaurant to the metro's homeless and serves them for free.

His story was featured on "Ellen" on Wednesday.

During the show he received a $10,000 check to help his business.

“I`m just so humbled by all of it. It`s amazing,” a busy Walton told Channel 13.

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