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Cooking & Nutrition Programs

Find out more about Community Kitchens Northwest.

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Tilth Alliance's cooking and nutrition program offers opportunities unique to fit the needs and wants of the community it serves.

Community Kitchen Dinners

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Come share a meal at the Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands! Bring your family and join us in creating a healthy community through cooking and sharing a meal. Dinners are held on the third Sunday of the month. Cooking starts at 1 p.m. and the meal is served at 5 p.m. RSVP or email omarettasharpley@tilthalliance.org for more info.

 Guiding Principals

  • A community kitchen is any place where people gather to cook, eat and share food together
  • Scratch cooking, simple recipes easily translatable to home cooking
  • Participants are involved in meal planning and preparation
  • Provide opportunity for leadership among participants
  • Incorporate cooking skills and nutrition information in experiential learning environment
  • Wherever possible source local, seasonal and sustainably produced food
  • Meals built around seasonal produce
  • Proper food safety

History

Tilth Alliance's cooking and nutrition program began when Community Kitchens Northwest became a Tilth Alliance program in 2011. It started in 2007 as an all-volunteer group excited to cook and share food with our communities. Our model is inspired from by Fresh Choice Kitchens in Vancouver BC, as well as The Stop-In in Toronto.

Questions?

If you have any questions, please contact omarettasharpley@tilthalliance.org.

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