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Save the date for our Kitchen Ready Cycle 12 graduation ceremony on Friday, July 22!

Mark your calendars and join us for a mid-summer celebration! On Friday, July 22 we will come together as a community to celebrate the achievements of the graduating GO Kitchen Ready students. Southside neighbors, family, friends, partners, donors, and funders are all invited to come out to enjoy food, music and inspirational speeches, and cheer on the 12th Kitchen Ready class.

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Green Opportunities Awarded 2016 Fresh, Local & Equitable Grant from The Kresge Foundation

We are thrilled to share that GO was one of just 26 non-profit organizations nationwide selected from a pool of over 500 applicants for The Kresge Foundation’s new “FreshLo” initiative!


FreshLo is a new joint effort by Kresge’s Arts & Culture Program and Health Program. FreshLo stands for “Fresh, Local & Equitable: Food as Creative Platform for Neighborhood Revitalization”, and is aimed at strengthening low-income communities across the country.

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Cycle 12 Pop-Up Dinners Kick-Off This Week!

We’re excited to announce that Kitchen Ready Cycle 12 Pop-Up Dinners kick-off this week in Southside Kitchen, located at 133 Livingston Street. This round of Pop-Up Dinners will take place on Thursday evenings from June 2nd to July 7th.

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Pop-Up Dinners, which take place six times each training cycle, provide our culinary students with a unique platform to hone their skills and gain “live” experience cooking and plating restaurant-quality, multi-course dinners.

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