OUR MISSION: Harness the power of the culinary industry to help refugees build new lives in their new communities.

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Join us at the Emma's Torch Classroom Cafe at home/made in Red Hook, Brooklyn. 

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While the staff is seasoning the beautiful dishes, they’re also changing the course of their lives in a way they didn’t know was possible
— Huffington Post
 
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Emma’s Torch [...] will not be deterred in their pursuit of the American dream by any far-reaching executive orders that seek to trample the very values that so many across the United States hold dear.
— Glamour
 
Emma’s Torch gives me the opportunity to work in the biggest restaurants.
— Vallerie, Emma's Torch Class of 2016
 
 
Emma’s Torch is lighting the way for refugees to become chefs in the United States.
— Business Insider

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