Meghan Markle was joined by her mother Thursday to launch a cookbook aimed at raising money for the victims of London’s Grenfell Tower fire.

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, centre, accompanied by Britain’s Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex and her mother Doria Ragland walk to attend a reception at Kensington Palace, in London, Thursday Sept. 20, 2018. Markle was joined by her mother for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire. Markle, now the Duchess of Sussex, hosted the reception beside her mother, Doria Ragland, to support the cookbook called “Together.” (Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP)

Markle, who married Prince Harry and is now the Duchess of Sussex, hosted the reception at Kensington Palace beside her mother, Doria Ragland, to support the cookbook titled “Together.”

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, centre, accompanied by Britain’s Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex and her mother Doria Ragland walk to attend a reception at Kensington Palace, in London, Thursday Sept. 20, 2018. Markle was joined by her mother for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire. Markle, now the Duchess of Sussex, hosted the reception beside her mother, Doria Ragland, to support the cookbook called “Together.” (Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP)
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, left, reacts with one of the women behind the cookbook “Together” during a reception at Kensington Palace, in London, Thursday Sept. 20, 2018. Markle was joined by her mother Doria Ragland and husband Prince Harry for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire. (Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP)

The book celebrates the power of cooking to strengthen communities and bring people together.

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, left, cooks with women involved in the cookbook “Together” during a reception at Kensington Palace, in London, Thursday Sept. 20, 2018. Markle was joined by her mother Doria Ragland and husband Prince Harry for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire. (Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP)
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, left, cooks with women involved in the cookbook “Together” during a reception at Kensington Palace, in London, Thursday Sept. 20, 2018. Markle was joined by her mother Doria Ragland and husband Prince Harry for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire. (Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP)

Harry also attended the event. The book was inspired by a visit by the former American actress to the Hubb Community Kitchen in North Kensington, which could only open a few days a week for lack of funds.

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, centre talks to her mother Doria Ragland, with Prince Harry at right, as they attend a reception for the cookbook “Together”, at Kensington Palace, in London, Thursday Sept. 20, 2018. The cookbook is being launched with an aim of raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire. (Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP)
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, centre, reacts with one of the women behind the cookbook “Together” during a reception at Kensington Palace, in London, Thursday Sept. 20, 2018. The Duchess was joined by her mother Doria Ragland and husband Prince Harry for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire. (Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP)

The cookbook features recipes from women in the community who prepare food to help and heal. The dishes include coconut chicken curry, aubergine masala, caramelized plum upside-down cake and spiced mint tea.

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, left, reacts with unidentified women behind the cookbook “Together” during a reception at Kensington Palace, in London, Thursday Sept. 20, 2018. The Duchess was joined by her mother Doria Ragland and husband Prince Harry for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire. (Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP)
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, left, cooks with unidentified women behind the cookbook “Together” during a reception at Kensington Palace, in London, Thursday Sept. 20, 2018. The Duchess was joined by her mother Doria Ragland and husband Prince Harry for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire. (Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP)

The 2017 Grenfell Tower fire killed 72 people and prompted nationwide calls for tightening building codes and increasing firefighting capabilities for large apartment blocks.

Source: The Associated Press