OPEN DOOR CULINARY SKILLS PROGRAM
This program is a partnership with Feeding the Valley and our partner agency Open Door
Community House in Columbus, Ga. It includes 12-weeks of training in the culinary arts and life skills for homeless and impoverished women and men taught in a Christian environment. This program empowers graduates to obtain employment at a living wage. These classes take place throughout the year as needed and are conducted in our commercial kitchen with a local Executive Chef.
ROCK STAR READERS
The local library system provides an outreach program called “Rock Star Readers” at several Kids Café locations. This program is facilitated by a library employee and encourages reading, story telling and arts and crafts.
DIGITAL BOOK MOBILE
The local library Digital Book Mobile makes frequent visits to the Kids Café locations and offers a fun reading library experience as well as hand-on computer opportunities.