Catering For A Cause

Catering For A Cause

Catering For A Cause

Full-service catering that supports local resources and creates vibrant careers.

Giving back never tasted so good. Every event you book helps Kitchens for Good carry out its mission to provided culinary job training for people with barriers to employment, and nutritious meals for those in need. Kitchens for Good: Catering and Events has brought the hospitality industry’s top professionals together with a shared vision to create unforgettable, first-class events, while reinvesting all profits into creating good jobs and nourishing the community. By marrying a strong social mission with years of business and hospitality experience, we deliver meals that are created with sustainably sourced local ingredients and are handled with the utmost care and attention. Our professional staff works with you to create an amazing event filled with delicious food that your guests will never forget.

Culinary Job Training and Hunger Relief

Our business model funds free culinary job training to local residents with a passion for food and service. Our 13 week hospitality and culinary training program prepares graduates for jobs in San Diego’s thriving hospitality industry. The curriculum incorporates technical culinary techniques, life skills coaching, resume writing and customer service to empower our students with the skills and confidence to start a fresh, successful career. Students practice their culinary skills and give back to the community during classes by preparing healthy meals that are distributed in partnership with other hunger relief organizations. To learn more about our non-profit programs please visit In our first year we will distribute more than 30,000 healthy meals to hunger relief organizations and impact 80 lives with free culinary job training and job placement services.

Local, Sustainable Ingredients

Core to our mission is supporting the regional food economy by sourcing ingredients from local farmers, wineries and suppliers. Our partnerships with local San Diego partners ensure that every menu is fresh and imaginative.

Box Lunches to Elegant Affairs

Our Chef can design and deliver box lunch solutions, or create grand, elegant affairs. Contact us today with your special request and let us do the planning for you.