Recipes for Success
Rosemarie cherished summers at her grandparents' farm where she was surrounded by fresh food produce like field peas,...
When Luzmary Gomez was 17, she found herself thousands of miles away from her hometown, her extended family and her f...
"This program has been a catalyst for the well-being of my family," said Sofi. "I feel like I can do anything. Thank you."
"I've never finished what I started before. I’ve always given up on myself when things got tough," explained Rachelle. "This time it's different."
"I learn something new every day. That's what I love most about working in pastry."
"They took me out of my comfort zone and, thanks to that, now I can do anything."
Aaron Sanchez's Three Essential Tools to Succeed
“There are three essential tools to succeed in this industry,” explained Sanchez. “You need a mentor, structure and accountability – both for your actions and for being part of a team.”
“It’s been very hard work, but it feels good at the same time,” she says. “I go to work every day and do whatever it takes.”
“I’ve never been so blessed to have an opportunity like this program,” said Rachel. “What the future holds is unknown, but the sky is the limit.”
Antonio is passionate about two things: cooking and children.
The last place any parent wants to raise their children is in a homeless shelter. After a series of unfortunate events, including job loss and domestic violence, Qui and her sons were living in an emergency shelter.