The Craig Fahle Show

FoodLab Joins Forces with Churches to Create: Detroit Kitchen Connect

Tuesday July 17, 2013

“Part of opeing Detroit Kitchen Connect is wanting to support low income entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs of color in their communities.” -Jess Daniel

Churches and community organizations are getting involved in Detroit's growing food movement. The Eastern Market Corporation and FoodLab joined forces to create a new program called Kitchen Connect. Community groups and churches that have commercial grade kitchens let entrepreneurs to use space to develop food businesses in their neighborhood. One of the creators of Kitchen Connect, Jess Daniel, speaks about the new program and the need for commercial kitchen space in Detroit.

If you're interested in participating in Kitchen Connect you can apply as a Food Entrepreneur or as a Kitchen Partner.