Are you looking to volunteer with us?

Visit the Volunteer Page of our website to find information about and to register for volunteer opportunities. For questions about volunteering that were not answered on our website, please email our volunteer coordinator.

Are you a student working on a school project?

Our Learn Page outlines our history, mission, and values, and includes information about the core social justice issues our programs address. We require a minimum of two weeks’ notice for any interview requests intended to support a school project.

Do you want to donate food or support our food recovery efforts?

Our Partner Page outlines the donation guidelines and contact information for the appropriate DCCK staff members. For questions about donating food that were not answered on our website, please email our food recovery team.

Are you looking to host a fundraiser for DC Central Kitchen?

We work with restaurants, corporate partners, and individuals to help make your efforts a success. Please contact our Director of Business Engagement and Community Involvement, Liz Reinert, at with questions.

Are you a member of the media?

Our Media Kit includes links to print-ready photos, the DC Central Kitchen boilerplate and logo, as well as contact information for our Communications team.

Do you have a question about catering?

Our Partner Page outlines how we can work together.

Are you looking to hire our graduates?

Contact our Workforce Development Coordinator, Chris Lyfoung, at


For any other questions, please email us.