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Staff Spotlight

Young Men’s Voices Have Power Internship Finishing up June

June 27, 2018

Desmond Boling Jr. (DJ) was 19 and looking for a job. Down the street from his home the new Whole Foods was having their grand opening- so he decided to give it a try and apply. He got the job and right next door was Liberty’s Kitchen opening up its doors. “It feels like it […]

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Meet Our Louisiana Delta Service Corps Members

October 25, 2017

We are so excited to have two Louisiana Delta Service Corps (LDSC) members join our team this fall. We sat down with Carly and Josh to get to know the newest members of the LK Family. Tell us about yourselves: Josh: I am a native of New Orleans, LA and I am also a second […]

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Dave Emond Recieves Archie Casbarian Humanitarian Award

August 22, 2017

Once a year, some of the biggest names in the New Orleans restaurant scene gather together to honor individuals within the hospitality industry who are doing remarkable things. Hosted by the Louisiana Hospitality Foundation, the Sixth Annual Gold Medal Chefs Gala was held at the Morial Convention Center’s La Nouvelle Orleans Ballroom on a sultry […]

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Staff Spotlight: Our Baking Instructor Michelle

May 12, 2017

There are so many people working hard behind the scenes to make sure Liberty’s Kitchen runs as smoothly as possible, and we want to give them credit! We were able to sit down with our Baking Instructor Michelle to ask her how she ended up at Liberty’s Kitchen and why she loves what she does. Tell […]

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Our Chef Tasheena is the Nation’s Catalyst for Change

March 31, 2017

Our very own Culinary Training Manager, Chef Tasheena, has been named the Catalyst Kitchens 2016 Catalyst for Change! This award recognizes an individual from the CK network whose outstanding service and dedication to empowering lives through job training has made significant impact on individuals, their community, and the field of food service social enterprise. Chef […]

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School Nutrition Dream Team

December 15, 2016

Our School Nutrition Program staff has worked hard all fall to start the school year off right, preparing thousands of healthy meals every day for local schoolchildren. Co-Production Managers Susan and Brandon joined our LK family in August and are a true Dream Team, bringing to the table skills in talent development, production, and communications, as well […]

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