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!

 

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february

4feb9:30 am- 12:30 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service9:30 am - 12:30 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

6feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

7feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

8feb1:30 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer ServiceRSVP/Senior Day1:30 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

9feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

10feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

11feb9:30 am- 12:30 pmShared Plates Volunteer Day9:30 am - 12:30 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

13feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

14feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

15feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

15feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmCelebrating Black History Month: Cooking Demo1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

15feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmCelebrating Black History Month: Cooking Demo1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

16feb9:00 am- 12:00 pmAM Kitchen Prep Volunteer Service9:00 am - 12:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

16feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

17feb9:00 am- 12:00 pmAM Kitchen Prep Volunteer Service9:00 am - 12:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

17feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

18feb9:30 am- 12:30 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service9:30 am - 12:30 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

18feb9:30 am- 12:30 pmCelebrating Black History Month: Guest Speaker9:30 am - 12:30 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

20feb9:00 am- 12:00 pmAM Kitchen Prep Volunteer Service9:00 am - 12:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

20feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

21feb9:00 am- 12:00 pmAM Kitchen Prep Volunteer Service9:00 am - 12:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

21feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

22feb9:00 am- 12:00 pmAM Kitchen Prep Volunteer Service9:00 am - 12:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

22feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

23feb9:00 am- 12:00 pmAM Kitchen Prep Volunteer Service9:00 am - 12:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

23feb12:30 pm- 3:30 pmCelebrating Black History Month: Cooking Demo12:30 pm - 3:30 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

24feb9:00 am- 12:00 pmAM Kitchen Prep Volunteer Service9:00 am - 12:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

24feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

27feb9:00 am- 12:00 pmAM Kitchen Prep Volunteer Service9:00 am - 12:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

27feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

28feb9:00 am- 12:00 pmAM Kitchen Prep Volunteer Service9:00 am - 12:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

28feb1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

 

march

1mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

2mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

8mar1:30 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer ServiceRSVP/Senior Day1:30 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

9mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

10mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

11mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

13mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

14mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

15mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

16mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

17mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

18mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

20mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

21mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

22mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

23mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

24mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

25mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

27mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

28mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

29mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

30mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

31mar1:00 pm- 4:00 pmKitchen Prep Volunteer Service1:00 pm - 4:00 pm L.A. Kitchen, 230 W Ave 26, Los Angeles, CA 90031

 

 

HONORING CULTURAL HOLIDAYS:  SPECIAL SERVICE DAYS

A monthly collaborative cultural programming series where culture, education, and service vibrantly intersect. These kitchen prep service days will be enhanced by opportunities to learn about the diverse cultures in L.A. Events and activities will recognize, celebrate, and honor important days that are significant to L.A.’s diverse multicultural communities through cooking, food, art, memories, storytelling, and community partnerships. 

Check out photos from our past events!

Honoring Black History Month: A 3-Part Series

 

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Wednesday Feb 15 2017 1-4pm
Cooking Demo by Owner of Yummy Creations Chef Tasha Dorsey 
1-2pm Cooking Demo
2-4pm Volunteer Kitchen Prep Service 
Chef Tasha will be demoing one of her favorite dishes from her cookbook, Vegetarian Naan Pizza. 
Sign up HERE
Saturday Feb 18 2017 9:45-12:30pm***
Guest Speaker Niki Okuk Owner/CEO of Rco Tires 
9:45-10am Guest Speaker
10am-12:30pm Volunteer Kitchen Prep Service 
Niki will be speaking to how she got her start with her business, rethinking waste and recycling tires as well as the diversity within the Black community. 
Registration closed
Thursday Feb 23 2017 12:30-3:30pm
Cooking Demo by Guest Chef Johnnie Williams Owner of Johnnie’s B Good Catering
12:30-1:30 Cooking Demo 
1:30-3:30 Volunteer Kitchen Prep Service 
Chef Johnnie will be demoing his specialty, southern soul food. 
Sign up HERE
 
***Event reaching capacity

Email engage@lakitchen.org if you have any questions.

L.A. KITCHEN TEACHING GARDEN 

L.A. Kitchen is building an onsite Teaching Garden, and we need your help!

Your time and service with this volunteer opportunity is important as we break ground on the FIRST EVER onsite Teaching Garden at L.A. Kitchen to help beautify and nourish our local community.

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Garden Location: 230 Ave 26 Los Angeles, CA 90031 (Right in front of L.A. Kitchen headquarters)

Click date below to register:

February 18th 8:30am-12:00pm

February 25th 8:30-12:00pm 

 KITCHEN PREP VOLUNTEER SERVICE DATES

Volunteers work with a variety of L.A. Kitchen chefs, kitchen staff, and alumni or students from our Empower Program* to create nutritious meals and snacks that are donated to partner agencies that serve Los Angeles’ aging and homeless populations.  You may be doing anything from working with our reclaimed fruits and vegetables (clean, peel, zest, cut, etc.) to making dressings or sauces and more! Read more HERE.

*L.A. Kitchen’s Empower Program is a 15-week intergenerational culinary job-training program that empowers emancipated foster youth and older adults transitioning out of incarceration to thrive in careers in the food service industry.

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FEBRUARY 2017

 

Monday, FEBRUARY 27, 9am-12pm 

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Monday, FEBRUARY 27, 1-4pm 

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Tuesday, FEBRUARY 28, 9am-12pm 

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Tuesday, FEBRUARY 28, 1-4pm 

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MARCH 2017

Wednesday, MARCH 1, 9am-12pm

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Wednesday, MARCH 1, 1pm-4pm

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Thursday, MARCH 2, 9am-12pm

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Thursday, MARCH 2, 1pm-4pm

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Friday, MARCH 3, 9am-12pm

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Friday, MARCH 3, 1pm-4pm 

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**Special service dates in honor of cultural holidays. Service events on these dates may be enhanced by guest speakers, cultural activities, and a culturally-specific dish or menu that volunteers will help prepare for our nonprofit partners.

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