Hunger in Waco:Campus Kitchens Making All the Difference Ashley Grodecki
MissionTo use service as a tool to:O Strengthen bodies by using existing resources to meet hunger and nutritional needs in our community;O Empower minds by providing leadership and service learning opportunities to students, and educational benefits to adults, seniors, children and families in need;O Build communities by fostering a new generation of community-minded adults through resourceful and mutually beneficial partnerships among students, social service agencies, businesses, and schools.
The Campus Kitchens Project O The Campus Kitchens Project was developed in 2001 as a national outgrowth of DC Central Kitchen, a successful local community kitchen model in Washington DC. O The organization is headquartered in Washington, D.C. on the campus of Gonzaga College High School.
Campus Kitchens Loves WacoO The non-profit program has spread to 33 other universities across the United States, for example Marquette in Milwaukee, WI.O This program has shown how different communities have come to support on one another. Baylor students learn from the humility of helping others and vice versa.