Events and Workshops

Foodservice Job Training Programs 101 Workshop

Successful programs begin with the shared wisdom of FareStart and the Catalyst Kitchens Network.

The Foodservice Job Training 101 Workshop is a behind the scenes look at what makes this program model successful. Walk away with the framework you need to champion this program model or grow your program’s social impact.

Train the Trainer Workshop

Support your staff.
Support your students. 
The Catalyst Kitchens Train the Trainer Workshop brings together members working directly with students in foodservice training programs to discuss how to coach students to reach their fullest potential.

Regional Summits

Tap into the experience of the Catalyst Kitchens Network. 
Catalyst Kitchens regional summits gather local foodservice job training programs and is an excellent way to get to know other nonprofits in your area. Summits include curated sessions and discussions on topics specifically designed for the network, unique networking opportunities, and explore shared opportunites and challenges.


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Nonprofit Contract Meals Workshop Series
October 6/ November 3/ December 1

A three part workshop series on combatting local food insecurity within a sustainable business model.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion IDEA Group Series
October 13 / October 27 / November 10

A three part series for nonprofits to cultivate real conversation about what it means to become anti-racist organizations. Normally a members-only benefit, this series is available to all. 

Train the Trainer: Virtual Edition
November 5/ November 6/ November 12/ November 13

A new online workshop focused on virtual culinary training and how to become a great teacher, whether in an in-person capacity or virtually.

Our COVID-19 Response

We’re on the frontlines providing hunger relief and social services to ensure that vulnerable populations are safe and supported during this crisis.

How We Support Chef Trainers

We provide coaching, resources, and technical assistance to chef trainers as they navigate how to teach and support students in the kitchen.

Scaling Nonprofit Impact through Consulting

Six strategies for nonprofits looking to generate earned revenue and scale their social impact through consulting.