Learn & Engage at our group tours, workshops,
lunch & learns and fun community events


Group Tour &
Information Sessions

Tuesday, August 13th, 2019 5:00-6:00pm

 

This is an important opportunity that introduces the inner-workings of the Can-Do Kitchen. Here, we provide an overview of the requirements of becoming a food business owner, including food safety, licensing, and insurance. Attendees receive Can-Do Kitchen applications at this Tour, and are invited to return them to us if they wish to further explore being a member and attending Can-Do camp. The application is a business planning tool that many aspiring entrepreneurs find very helpful.

Please RSVP by emailing your name and date you wish to attend to startup@candokitchen.org or calling 269-492-0261 so we know how many people to expect. (Note: Please let us know if you are in need of interpretation and we'll do our best to arrange it.)


Can-Do Camp

September 11th, 2019 - January 15th, 2020 Wednesdays 6:00-8:00pm
(with the exception of 11/27, 12/25, & 1/1)

 

Can-Do Camp is a 16-week group incubation process in which you’ll learn all the necessary requirements and best practices for starting a food business. You’ll have the opportunity to build a support network with your peers and learn from local professionals. You’ll receive essential resource guides, referrals, food safety guidance, connections to local retailers and much more. By the end of Can-Do Camp, you’ll be ready to launch your business with a solid foundation and start producing in our commercial kitchen!  

$400

Email sheena@candokitchen.org to attend a Group Tour & Info Session, receive an application, and learn about scholarship and payment plan opportunities.

Application Deadline: September 4th, 2019


Night Markets

Thursday, Aug. 15th, 2019 5:00-10:00pm
Thursday Sept. 19th, 2019 5:00-10:00pm

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Night Markets are back! There will be food trucks, artisans, and farmers you love brought to you by PFC Markets every third Thursday this summer. Can-Do Kitchen crew members will be serving up local beer and wine during this fun event with delicious food, vendors, live music, and your fellow community members. Beer and wine proceeds support Can-Do Kitchen!

We're seeking volunteers to help us set up, greet people, check IDs, pour and serve drinks, put up and take out the fence, and enjoy a night out at the Market. Please email susma@candokitchen.org for more information and join the CDK Night Market crew by filling out the form here.