DC Central Kitchen, Inc.
August 23, 2011
My high schoolers had to do service hours for school, and when I learned about DC Central Kitchen, I thought it would be a good opportunity for them to not only fulfill a service requirement, but also realize WHY doing service hours is important. During our entire visit to DC Central, my children and I spoke about the importance of donating our time and resources to those less fortunate than us. It was also a good lead in to speak about the effects of drugs, not getting a good education, and growing up disadvantaged.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
Young people that were down on their luck, whom we had encountered during a job fair, mentioned that DC Central Kitchen brought food to a food bank or distribution center that they frequented.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
NONE, I think they are well organized and their mission is clear.
Volunteer & I helped with food prep.