Chef Training Impact Metrics

 

UNDERSTANDING THE NEED

 

170,000

Bay Area youth live in poverty

 

Tens of thousands more face hardship such as gang violence, homelessness, abuse, high school dropout, crime, and drugs.

 

Background

20%

of Bay Area youth are at risk of high school dropout

 

African Americans
are 5X more likely to be arrested than whites

53%

of black makes in Oakland are unemployed

TRAINEE DEMOGRAPHICS

Background

ETHNICITY


44% Identify as LGBTQ+ 

21% Current/Former Foster Youth

GEOGRAPHY

The majority of our trainees are Bay Area young men and women of color experiencing hardship such as poverty, crime, abuse, high school dropout, homelessness, and foster care transitions.

 

PRE-INTERNSHIP STATISTICS

Background

PROGRAMMING

Chef Trainees are carefully placed with mentor chefs and restaurants that match their individual interests and needs. Youth earn minimum wage for hours worked during their 12-week internships.

 

$3,500

Potential earnings per intern

 

192 hours

Work experience offered per intern

Background

$5000

FUNDS CHEF TRAINING
FOR ONE YOUTH

POST-INTERNSHIP STATISTICS

Background

IMPACT TO DATE

Background

103

YOUTH SERVED

500K

RAISED IN DONATIONS

CHEF TRAINING IMPACT GOALS

Background

2022

Serve 25 trainees

2023

Serve 50 trainees
Double programming staff

2024

Serve 100 trainees
88% graduation rate
50% youth wage increase

200

Youth Served Annually
By 2025

OUR ONGOING COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY

Background

CHEF PARTNERS

STAFF

BOARD MEMBERS

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