Courageous Kitchen Students Join a Sustainable Food Event in Bangkok

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On October 9th, top chefs from Bangkok came together to raise money for the Courageous Kitchen at the W Hotel’s House on Sathorn. The event called Courageous Bangkok brought together the chefs in a benefit for Courageous Kitchen, which saw each restaurant provide special drinks and food. The event included the following restaurants: The Oyster Bar Quince Bunker The House on Sathorn Bolan Little Beast Crab & Claw Lobster &…

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Urban Refugee: Bangkok, Our Documentary

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We’re excited to announce the latest Courageous Kitchen documentary called Urban Refugee: Bangkok. The 12 minute film debuted recently on youtube and we hope you’ll watch below and share with friends: The film was directed and shot by Tara Milutis a talented American filmmaker. She helps explain the plight of urban refugees and asylum seekers in Bangkok, in their own words. Each of the narratives is assisted by members of…

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You Can Now Donate to Courageous Kitchen By Check or Bank Deposit

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Happy September! We can’t believe it’s already here, but have some good news for our supporters in the US. Our charity bank accounts are now setup, making it easier to make a donation if you’re based in the US. You can deposit or transfer to our Courageous Kitchen Inc. by visiting a branch of Wells Fargo or Citizens Trust.  Remember to email us if you’re making a deposit and we can provide account details! We appreciate all…

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Our Classroom Upgrade Thanks to Year 2 Bangkok Patana Students

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The Courageous Kitchen is a charity that believes the heat and fast paced nature of kitchens can forge leaders and build strong teams. The kitchen is a hands on classroom and our kitchen education includes basic cooking, food safety, and nutrition for disadvantaged youth. We also provide support for students to learn other invaluable skills such as English and math. In this quick update Dwight shares the progress on creating…

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Special Thanks to our NYC “I Eat Lao Food Popup” Attendees

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It’s still early in the days of Courageous Kitchen and we really appreciate everyone helping to let people know about the important work we’re doing in Bangkok. For this week’s popup event in New York, Dwight made a special thank you video (sidenote: apologies for the sweaty appearance, it really is burning up in Bangkok at the moment!) to both introduce the charity and thank everyone who has put in…

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Courageous Kitchen Granted Tax Exempt Status

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Big news out the kitchen today! We’ve officially been granted 501(c)3 tax exempt, public charity status by the US government. What does that mean? 501(c)3 refers to section of the federal tax code making some charities and foundations exempt from some taxes. US citizens and organizations making donations can claim them on their taxes, encouraging more people to give. More importantly, it is a prerequisite on many grant applications and…

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