Cooking for Change

Grafted Kitchen is a nonprofit culinary training program dedicated to empowering at-risk youth through personalized training, education, and unwavering support. 

Join Us for Our Introduction Event

During this exclusive event, we’ll share the core mission and visionary aspirations behind Grafted Kitchen.

Our Mission

Our mission is to unlock the full potential of each participant, enabling them to thrive and make a positive difference in their community.

We embrace a set of core values that guide our mission to empower and uplift individuals in our community:


We recognize the inherent worth and dignity of every individual. Through compassion and empathy, we are dedicated to restoring dignity and purpose to those we serve.


We inspire our participants to dream boldly. Believing in their inherent capabilities, we encourage them to set ambitious goals and pursue their aspirations with courage and determination.


We are committed to providing a strong foundation for success. By imparting essential skills and knowledge, we empower participants to thrive and achieve their full potential.


We build bridges to success. Through comprehensive job training, wrap-around services, and educational opportunities, we create pathways to meaningful employment and fulfillment in the workforce.


We cultivate growth and support transitions. As individuals embark on new opportunities, we stand by them, offering job placement assistance, scholarships, and resources to ensure their continued success.

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