The volunteer and food rescue coordinator organizes all aspects of kitchens for good s volunteer engagement and food rescue. We would like to show you a description here but the site won t allow us.
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Kitchens for good volunteer. This is the organization s full service catering and events social enterprise project kitchen is a revenue generating program that provides healthy locally sourced meals to the organization. Dennis crosby director of programs. Get to know the team of kitchens for good.
Able to attend class monday friday from 8 30am 4 30pm for 12 weeks 3 months. We love having community and corporate groups volunteer in the kitchen. Kfg works to develop community kitchens that provide culinary job training for unemployed populations while simultaneously transforming cosmetically imperfect produce into nutritious meals for the hungry.
Able to work and complete on the job training requirements with a selected employer partner for 17 months working full time. We are looking for volunteers for our project reclaim food rescue project nourish hunger relief meals and project launch culinary training programs. This is an integral role to kfg s initiative.
Kitchens for good breaks the cycles of food waste poverty and hunger through innovative programs in workforce training healthy food production and social enterprise. Not currently enrolled in any other kitchens for good apprenticeship program. If you are a member of a group and would like to attend your group s activity please use the private link we provided to your group contact.
There are plenty of reasons to volunteer your time for a good cause. I do it because i believe in the work and while that s enough for me i certainly get a lot more out of it than i initially expected. This role supports kitchens for good s programs including the recruitment of daily volunteers for gleaning and processing rescued food.
With work that focused on homelessness mental health and addiction dennis combines that 12 year experience with his skill in teaching coaching and advocating to lead a dynamic team that recruits talented individuals seeking a rich educational experience for professional growth and success in culinary arts and. At kitchens for good we believe every human deserves a chance to reach their potential. Through our apprenticeship program our apprentices gain the knife skills and life skills they need to launch meaningful careers so they can move forward in life and make a positive impact on their communities.
Kitchens for good was founded in 2014 under the belief that kitchens can be social and economic engines for good in communities. Kitchens for good breaks the cycles of food waste poverty and hunger through innovative programs in workforce training healthy food production and social enterprise. Food pantries and soup kitchens can always use a helping hand organizing a local food drive raising money or simply handing out hot.