A Real Housewife gives back to Vancouver's downtrodden Add to ... FIONA MORROW Vancouver — The Globe and Mail Published Wednesday, Jun. 06, 2012 10:04AM EDT Last updated Wednesday, Jun. 06, 2012 1:39PM EDT Jody Claman, who stars in the reality television show, The Real Housewives of Vancouver, has been feeding those in need in the Downtown Eastside since before the show started. She explains why. Watch More Video: Nearly 30 years since debut album, Gipsy Kings keep crowds dancing 'The Escort' deals with sex addiction and the themes of 'Pretty Woman' Retiring film critic Liam Lacey on the three movies he'd need on a desert island 'Wet Hot American Summer' receives a Netflix reboot ShowBiz News: Amy Schumer 'heartbroken' by theatre shooting Illustrator Carey Sookocheff on 'Buddy and Earl' and the inspiration of her bookish childhood Model Cara Delevingne steps off the catwalk for 'Paper Towns' Author Gillian Flynn on the literary legacy of E.L. Doctorow How The Black Eyed Peas lasted 20 years in the music business Obama tells Jon Stewart lessons he has learned in office Miley Cyrus booked to host MTV Video Music Awards How Jake Gyllenhaal channelled his rage into 'Southpaw' 'Ant-Man' trumps 'Trainwreck' at weekend box office How Adam Sandler's 'Pixels' took over Times Square Meet a handwriting revivalist who is trying to save this dying art form How Little Mix cast a 'Black Magic' spell over U.K. music charts Christina Hendricks talks about life after 'Mad Men' Francis Ford Coppola cooks pasta for Cuban film students Highlights from the Emmy Awards nomination announcement Amber Heard charged with illegally taking dogs into Australia Comments AA More Related to this Story Television What's Real Housewife Jody Claman doing on Vancouver's skid row?