MIGRATEFUL COOKERY CLASS
Hackney School of Food is excited to announce our new partnership with Migrateful, the migrant chef food charity. Starting in May they will be hosting cookery lessons each Thursday evening, with guests chefs Jahan (Sri Lankan), Stella (Nigerian), and Yogi (Sri Lankan) being just some of the exciting cultural cuisines on offer.
Migrateful is an award-winning charity running cookery classes led by migrant chefs facing challenges in integration, independence, and accessing employment in the UK due to legal and linguistic barriers. The cookery classes provide ideal conditions not just for learning English and building confidence, but also for promoting contact and cultural exchange with the wider community.
Migrateful trains refugee and migrant chefs through regular workshops. The sessions begin with confidence-building exercises. Trainee chefs then take turns teaching the rest of the group how to cook their traditional cuisine. When our chefs feel ready, they deliver cookery classes to paying customers, supported by Migrateful.
Please note that Migrateful is responsible for organising bookings and running the classes.