What is Getting Our Just Desserts? To raise funds for Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP) LA, a pioneer and national non-profit leader in providing culinary career opportunities and scholarships to at-risk high school students. C-CAP manages the largest independent culinary scholarship program in the United States. C-CAP was founded in 1990 by Richard Grausman, renowned cookbook author, culinary educator and recipient of the President’s Service Award and the James Beard Award for Humanitarian Service. Since inception, students have been awarded $37 million in scholarships, and classrooms have received donations of $2.8 million worth of supplies and equipment. Many C-CAP alumni, now graduates of top culinary colleges, are working in leading restaurants and hotels throughout the country.
Getting Our Just Desserts will take place at the International Culinary School at the Art Institute of California – Los Angeles, 2900 31st Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405-3035