Our Supporters

We couldn’t do our work without help from many, particularly our Advisory Council members who help guide us, the individuals, businesses, foundations that fund Catalyst Kitchens, and our preferred vendors and donors, who provide discounts and in kind donations to our member organizations.


Our Funders

Bank of America

Focusing Philanthropy

Schultz Family Foundation

Starbucks Foundation

Denise Anderson

Bruce Burger

Greg Johnson

Karen Menzel

Lyn Tangen


Our Donors


Starbucks provides our members with deeply discounted coffee, beverage equipment, and paper products.



The Jacques Pepin Foundation donates culinary books and small wares as well as direct funding to support Catalyst Kitchens membership.





Mercer Culinary offers all members top of the line knife sets for half the retail price. 





The Social Enterprise Alliance offers our members discounted membership and a variety of benefits.

CDN provides free and discounted thermometers for every member organization.


Preferred Vendors

The National Restaurant Association offers our Members a discount on all ServSafe products!

KNG provides discounts on uniforms & embroidery for our members.

Gravity Payments provides members with merchant processing solutions.


Interested in supporting the Catalyst Kitchens network? Contact us for more information.


Past Funders

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation

Jeannie Nordstrom

Anne Thomson

Kathleen Wilson

Edward Helm

Ouida Hemingway

Roger MacPherson

Jim Mallahan