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Partner Spotlight

Partner Highlight: Life After “Boys Town”

February 5, 2018

We are joined by one of our community partners, Boys Town, for a highlight of their services and how our partnership helps to further the lives of young people in New Orleans. ~~ Boys Town Louisiana gives desperate kids hope, helps parents succeed, and keeps families together. Our ultimate goal is to give kids and […]

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Healthy Corner Store Collaborative

January 22, 2018

The New Orleans Healthy Corner Store Collaborative works alongside New Orleans corner store operators to maximize their business sustainability and increase the amount of fresh, healthy food they offer in-store. Hosted by Propeller, funded by the City of New Orleans, and operated by Liberty’s Kitchen and Top Box Foods, the Healthy Corner Store Collaborative is […]

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Liberty’s Kitchen Receives Single Largest Grant Commitment to Date from Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

November 17, 2017

The grant will support the organization’s cornerstone workforce development programs over the next three years.

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The Starbucks Foundation + Liberty’s Kitchen

August 2, 2017

We are proud to announce that Liberty’s Kitchen has been awarded a 2017 Opportunity for All grant from The Starbucks Foundation! We welcome you to join us on August 16th at 12:00 PM to celebrate this milestone, and our long-standing partnership with Starbucks to create economic opportunities for youth in New Orleans.    Beyond great coffee […]

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Food Justice at Liberty’s

September 28, 2016

If you stroll through the LK facility, you’ll find three huge freezers that don’t belong to us — they belong to Top Box, a community nonprofit focused on healthy food access. Here at Liberty’s Kitchen, we’re all about that!  We sat down with Co-Founder and Acting Director Sam Heyman to learn more about this great cause. What is […]

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Partner Spotlight: Bittersweet Confections

July 29, 2016

“We make things that make people happy,” says Cheryl Scripter.  We’re sitting in Bittersweet Confections on Magazine, a light and airy space with blue chairs and pastel flower decals hanging in the windows, and it’s hard not to feel a little happier just walking in. The owner and founder of Bittersweet, Cheryl started out crafting […]

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