About DC Central Kitchen’s Capital Food Fight™
DC Central Kitchen is proud to present its signature fundraising event, the Capital Food Fight™, on November 16, 2017. The event draws over 1,000 guests to taste offerings from 80 of DC’s best restaurants while watching four local top chefs compete in a live onstage battle hosted and judged by the biggest names in the culinary world. The brainchild of celebrity chef José Andrés (Chef/Owner of ThinkFoodGroup), the event is celebrating its fourteenth year in 2017. 100% of event proceeds benefit DC Central Kitchen.
About DC Central Kitchen
For more than 25 years, DC Central Kitchen has pioneered a new model of using food as a tool to change lives. The organization provides nutritious meals for 80 nearby nonprofit partners and 15 District schools, equips unemployed men and women to begin culinary careers, and engineers successful social enterprises that advance its mission and creates good jobs for those served by the program. Through job training, healthy food distribution, and local farm partnerships, DC Central Kitchen offers path-breaking solutions to poverty, hunger, and poor health.
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