Wealth derived from the community should be reinvested locally. Investments should be made in both the present and the future. All people have potential, and every person has a role in strengthening the community. You are a vital member of the L.A. Kitchen community and your support will change lives today and into the future!



Volunteer at L.A. Kitchen

Give your time and work alongside L.A. Kitchen students, graduates, and chefs to transform rescued California fruits and vegetables into healthy meals that are distributed to our non-profit and community partners.

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Neither food nor people should ever go to waste


Empower L.A. culinary job training

L.A. Kitchen offers a 14-week intergenerational job training program that empower individuals and inspires independence.

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Why we do what we do

L.A. Kitchen has three main programs that tackle different issues affecting fellow Angelenos. Find out more about why we do what we do and how you can also make a change in your community.

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