Contribute to Hot Bread Kitchen’s scholarship fund today. At this moment, our work to create economic opportunity for women facing economic insecurity has taken on a new sense of relevance and urgency, but our resources remain the same. Your gift will provide paid professional culinary training to women in New York City, and help us place 100% of graduates in full-time living wage jobs with access to benefits. Donations support the scholarship fund and Hot Bread Kitchen’s greatest needs.

Join us as we change the face of the male-dominated food manufacturing industry, and as we support economic rights and immigrant rights.

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Your Donation's Impact:

Here are some of the ways your gift can empower women from as far as Ethiopia and as close as East Harlem to launch new culinary careers:

other ways you can support hot bread kitchen

  • Help a woman in need launch a new career by supporting our culinary training program. Your donation of $12,000 will sponsor a woman’s four weeks of intensive fundamental training of culinary, academic and professional hard and soft skills training to prepare for her three-month apprenticeship with our employment partner. Email for more information.


  • Hot Bread Kitchen engages skilled volunteers on a project basis and offers corporate team-building events. Email to learn about upcoming opportunities.


  • Hot Bread Kitchen offers dynamic partnerships opportunities for corporations, foundation and major donors. To learn about how your partnerships through sponsorships, grants and in-kind donation can help to carry out our mission, from general operating support to underwriting programs to sponsoring special initiatives, please contact us at 212.369.3331x 109 or email


Our Supporters

We are proud to highlight our partners’ dedication to helping low-income individuals transcend barriers to fair wage employment by professionalizing their skills in the culinary arts.

Consolidated Edison
Hyde and Watson Foundation
Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund
MUFG Foundation
NYC Department of Small Business Services
The Price Family Foundation Inc.
Robert & Toni Bader Charitable Foundation
Santander Bank
Starry Night Fund
Terrace Fund
Windhover Foundation
Zegar Family Foundation

In-Kind Supporters:
Brooklyn Slate
Canada Goose
King Arthur Flour
KitchenAid USA



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