Emma’s Torch Lights the Way for New Immigrants
Dillon Tauzin, E21
A new non-profit in New York City called Emma’s Torch is lighting the way for refugees to become chefs in the United States.
Emma’s Torch works with groups like the International Rescue Committee and Church World Service to identify refugees and asylees. The organization then provides them with culinary training and job placement services. Founder Kerry Brodie is building partnerships with restaurants in New York, creating an employment pipeline to connect those restaurants and her students. Read more here...