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Markeeta wakes up before dawn to chase her chef dreams

February 7, 2017  by Philabundance Digital Media

By Dan Geringer Markeeta Henderson woke up at 3 a.m. Sunday in her Germantown apartment, walked to Wayne Junction Station, caught the Regional Rail train to Jefferson Station, took the Market-Frankford El to 69th Street, and rode the 109 bus to Swarthmore, Delaware County, where her workday as a Broad Table Tavern ...

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Chef Hugo Campos, Out of The Kitchen

March 23, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

Name: Hugo Campos Philabundance Job Title: Chef Instructor, Philabundance Community Kitchen Where were you born? I was born in El Salvador, but moved to a suburb of Los Angeles when I was three years old. Are you fluent in Spanish? ¡Sí! How did you get involved in the culinary industry? When I was a ...

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Cocinando por una segunda oportunidad en North Philly

March 7, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

Una experiencia de vida de segundas oportunidades y de dar de regreso a la comunidad ha llegado al cierre de ciclo para el cocinero salvadoreño-estadounidense Hugo Campos. Desde octubre pasado, Campos ha estado al frente de la cocina comunitaria Philabundance Community Kitchen (PCK) en el norte de Filadelfia, un programa que ...

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Cooking up second chances in North Philly

March 7, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

By: Ana Gamboa A journey of second chances and giving back to the community has come full circle for Salvadoran-American chef Hugo Campos. Since last October, Campos has been leading Philabundance Community Kitchen (PCK) in North Philly, a program that provides job skills for low-income women and men by preparing them to ...

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Latino Profiles: Chef Teaches Cooking, Life Skills to Low-Income Adults

March 2, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

By: Griselda Nevarez Hugo Campos was a toddler when he and his parents fled the civil war in El Salvador and moved to California. A year later, his parents separated and Campos' mom, not knowing a word of English, struggled to make ends meet. They moved around a lot until they settled ...

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Philabundance Community Kitchen Hires New Supervising Chef

February 17, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

Philadelphia, PA, January 27, 2016 – Philabundance Community Kitchen (PCK), a unique adult culinary training program located in North Philadelphia, is pleased to announce Chef Hugo Campos as its new Chef Instructor. PCK promotes the self-sufficiency of low-income women and men by preparing them to work in commercial kitchens. During this ...

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Taste of Spring: Market Vegetable Salad

April 14, 2015  by 

Thanks to our friends at The Treemont, a new American restaurant in Rittenhouse Square, you can get a taste of spring by making this Market Vegetable Salad. Chef de Cuisine Rob Sidor shares, "We go to farmer's markets (Headhouse Square, Rittenhouse Square) throughout spring and summer to put the best seasonal produce" in ...

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