Philabundance Community Kitchen Hosts 14-week Culinary Program For Low Income Adults

Philabundance Community Kitchen Hosts 14-week Culinary Program For Low Income Adults


LOCAL COOK BEING PROGRAM IS HELPING TO GIVE OUR NEIGHBORS A SECOND CHANCE. “EYEWITNESS NEWS” REPORTER VITTORIA WOODILL TAKES US IN THE KITCHEN IN NORTH PHILADELPHIA WHERE THEY ARE COOKING UP MORE THAN JUST FOOD REPORTER: FAMOUS FRENCH CHEF ONCE SAID COOKING IS ART OF THE MIND. CARMELIZED THE ONION. REPORTER: THIS KITCHEN IN NORTH PHILADELPHIA MEN AND WOMEN ARE LEARNING TO ADJUST THEIR PERSPECTIVES WHAT THEY CAN ACCOMPLISH AND THEY ARE COOKING FOR A BETTER LIFE. LIKE, GEORGIA JONES. YOU DON’T FIND OUT WHAT IS GOOD AND YOU WILL BE WHO SO I ONLY HAVE ONE PATH TO MOVE FORWARD AND NO LONGER GOING BACKWARD. REPORTER: PHILABUNDANCE COMMUNITY KITCHEN IS 14 WEEK CULINARY PROGRAM FOR LOW INCOME ADULTS. IT HAS AN 81 PERCENT JOB PLACEMENT RATE IN THE FOOD SERVICES INDUSTRY. IT PROVIDES 500 HOURS OF CULINARY ARTS TRAINING. WHAT WE WILL DO IS SEASONED IT. REPORTER: IN THIS COURSE AS GEORGIA LEARNS, YOU DO MORE THAN JUST SEER. CIRCLE WITH YOUR HAND AND YOU WILL USE THAT TO WORK YOUR WAY THROUGH THE STRAIGHT. REPORTER: AND SAUTE. YOU LEARN TAKING A GOOD LOOK AT YOURSELF, THE TECHNIQUE THAT CAN FOREVER CHANGE YOUR LIFE. WHO KNEW THAT YOU NEEDED LIFE SKILLS TO MOVE FORWARD. YOU SPEND A LOT OF TIME TO UNDERSTAND WHO THEY ARE, HOW THEY LOOK AT THE WORLD AND HOW THE WORLD LOOKS AT THEM. WE DEAL WITH TRUTH HERE. THE TRUTH IS WHAT IT IS. PERSPECTIVE IS WHAT WILL HELP MOTIVATE YOU TO GET WHERE YOU ARE. REPORTER: CHANGING YOUR PERSPECTIVE LED MICHAEL COLEMAN TO THE PCK PROGRAM AFTER HANGING WITH THE WRONG CROWD, GOT HIM INCARCERATED AT 17. PCK SHIFTED HIS DIRECTION AND HIS ATTITUDE. IT GAVE ME A FEELING THAT I NEEDED TO BASICALLY LET GO OF THE HURT THAT I WAS FEELING AND DO SOMETHING MORE POSITIVE IN MY LIFE. REPORTER: PHILABUNDANCE COMMUNITY KITCHEN HAS PRODUCED OVER 4 MILLION MEALS, FOR THE HUNGRY, WHILE SIMULTANEOUSLY HELPING 700 GRADUATES ENTER THE WORK FORCE. IF YOU OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW MAY BE INTERESTED IN JOINING THE PROGRAM, PCK IS HOSTING A OPEN HOUSE TOMORROW AND WE HAVE PUT A LINCOLN CBS PHILLY.COM FOR MORE INFORMATION. AWESOME. YES, GOOD STUFF. THE PASSION YOU FELT IN THAT KITCHEN WAS, UNDESCRIB ABLE, REALLY GREAT

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