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Intern Today, Employee Tomorrow
Second Harvest Food Bank's Internship Program

Second Harvest Food Bank provides a hands-on internship experience for students to build their skills & their resumes, one of the many programs we'll discuss at our upcoming Foodservice Job Training Programs 101 Workshop this October.

How to Recruit Students During Low Unemployment

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October 31, 2018

The Catalyst Kitchens model is designed to create long-term pathways out of poverty rather than quick fixes. We know that hard culinary skills can help get a student a job and soft skills, like teamwork and communication, will help them KEEP a job.

Measuring Success: A Look at Model Membership at Community Kitchen Pittsburgh

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October 10, 2018

The Catalyst Kitchens team has qualified Community Kitchen Pittsburgh as a Model Member in the CK Network! Community Kitchen Pittsburgh has been working towards Model Membership for years with their focus on formerly incarcerated individuals and a student job placement rate of 92% of their graduates.

“Leaders that Meet the Future”

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October 2, 2018

For the people, by the people – our CK² National Summit brought Catalyst Kitchens and Feeding America Community Kitchens organizations to present, share, and work together on solutions to benefit the community. With 172 people, 40 CK organizations, 29 Feeding America Community Kitchens, and 1 shared goal of training students for employment in the foodservice industry, the potential for growth was exponential.

Why Do Catalyst Kitchens Programs Train Students in Foodservice?

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August 20, 2018

This infographic will give you the top five reasons why Catalyst Kitchens members think the kitchen is the best place to train students for the workforce.

“Shorten the Line” – A Visit to the Houston Food Bank Program

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June 12, 2018

Our consulting team packed their sunglasses last month and headed South to visit the Houston Food Bank in Southeast Texas.

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