2016 Classroom Gardening Project Sponsors

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

As you likely know, we here at Growing Chefs! HQ believe that cooking develops and encourages many important skills in areas of math, science, history, geography, literacy and art. Understanding how we grow food, learning about where it comes...

Growing Chefs! Ontario Local Holiday Gift Guide

Thursday, December 10, 2015

We here at Growing Chefs! HQ feel so lucky to have the support of so many businesses and organizations from our neck of the woods. As you go about your holiday shopping, please consider supporting them in return! Click here to check out the full...

1,000 Apron Challenge

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Have you heard? With the holiday season quickly approaching, Growing Chefs! Ontario is officially launching its 1,000 Apron Challenge Fundraiser. By selling tea towel children's aprons, we are raising funds to help us keep delivering our projects...

[NEW DATE] Growing Chefs! Cooking Workshop Series - The Western Fair Farmers' and Artisans' Market edition

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

UPDATE: TICKETS ARE NOW SOLD OUT. Thank you to everyone who got their tickets early, and if you missed out this time, be sure to sign up for our newsletter here to find out about the next one in the new year!  Although we had to postpone the cooking...

The 2014/15 Annual Report - fresh off the press

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Ladies and gentlemen, partners and supporters, wonderful people all, We would like to share with you our 2014-2015 Annual Report!  Fresh off the (internet) press - take a peek inside to see the results of the new direction of our School Project and...

YMCA Growing Communities Session Recipes (July 28th)

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

“No one is born a great cook, one learns by doing.”  ― Julia Child Thank you to all the awesome kids, parents and and volunteers who joined us for to our Growing Communities sessions at the YMCA. We hope you had a fantastic time, because we sure...

The Beet Cafe at your favourite summer festivals!

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

  Feed your belly and your heart... By visiting our youth employment project - The Beet Cafe - stand at International Food Fest (June 26th-28th), Home County (July 17th-19th) Sunfest (July 9th-12th), Mantis Festival (Aug. 8th), and the Forest City...

LUNCH MENU: June 9 & 10, 2015 Montessori Academy of London

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

We are so excited for The Beet Cafe to be delivering the pilot of it's new Hot Lunch Program to The Montessori Academy of London next week. This is the Menu and a list of ingredients for each day so that parents, teachers and students can see what...

The Springs / Growing Chefs! Ontario Annual Fundraising Dinner MENU

Monday, April 6, 2015

IT'S HERE - The menu for The Springs / Growing Chefs! Ontario Fundraising Dinner! The dinner will be held at The Springs, 310 Springbank Dr. -  this Sunday April 12th, 5:30pm-8:30pm.  For those of you who have joined us before (we hear it’s become...

The Springs / Growing Chefs! Ontario Annual Fundraising Dinner

Monday, March 23, 2015

It’s that time of year again for snapping up your ticket to the Annual Springs Fundraising dinner! For those of you who have joined us before (we hear it’s become a tradition for some of you!), you can expect the same delightful four-course dinner,...


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