A healthy milestone for Pi Day

At DC Central Kitchen we’re operating innovative programs that fight poverty, hunger, and poor health 365 days a year. Though our work is constant, we’re always striving to do more. In fact, as of Pi Day (March 14, or 3.14) 2016, our Community Outreach team has conducted 314 nutrition education events for our community since January 2015! While many people in our… Read more »

DCCK hosts ‘Breakfast Fest’ for students and parents during National School Breakfast Week

In recognition of National School Breakfast Week, DC Central Kitchen today held a “Breakfast Fest” for students and parents at the 8 DC Public Schools where DC Central Kitchen is the food service provider. Parents were invited to join their children for a free, healthy breakfast meal consisting of whole grain waffle sticks with all… Read more »

Saturday Sips rescheduled for January 30th due to snow!

In light of the looming snow storm, Saturday Sips has been rescheduled to next Saturday, January 30th. The start time (6:30pm for VIP, 7:30pm for general admission) and venue (Newseum) will remain the same on this new date. We hope to see you next weekend for a stellar line up of restaurants, artisans and mixologists, and please stay safe during… Read more »

The best DCCK grad story of the year

In the days that followed our 100th graduation this summer, one notably inspiring story made its way around the organization. Earl was a student of Class 100 who came to DCCK from a halfway house after spending 13 years in prison. You can’t miss him in a room — over 6 feet tall with a big… Read more »

DCCK’s Capital Food Fight™ is back!

Join DC Central Kitchen at our signature fundraising event and DC’s biggest foodie event of the year, the Capital Food Fight™ on November 12, 2015.Tickets are on sale now! Check out the celebrity line-up, view photos from last year’s event, and purchase tickets at www.capitalfoodfight.org. Join Capital Food Fight™ founder and host José Andrés(Chef/Owner, ThinkFoodGroup)… Read more »

DCCK’s CEO awarded highest honor from Williams College

Last weekend, DC Central Kitchen’s fearless leader, Mike Curtin, received a Bicentennial Medal from Williams College – his Alma mater. Established in 1993 in honor of the college’s 200th anniversary, Bicentennial Medals honor members of the Williams community for distinguished achievement in any field of endeavor. Curtin received his medal alongside four other distinguished alumni… Read more »