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Your fresh starts begin here!

CCSC is committed to training adults who are looking for fresh success in the culinary arts. Culinary training and life skills management provide foundations for successful careers in the food service industry. We address hunger at its root cause – unemployment.

Our 14-week program provides 450 hours of culinary training, food safety and sanitation; job readiness skills; and assistance with job placement. After graduation, CCSC provides continuing resources for our alumni. Come by to See, Feel and Taste the impact that CCSC has on its students, alumni, and the City of Charlotte!

Click here to read more about the current class.

The Community Culinary School of Charlotte (CCSC) is a private nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that provides workforce development and job placement assistance in the culinary arts for adults who have faced barriers to long-term successful employment.

Learn more about us. We are CCSC: Teaching skills and Changing Lives.

CCSC is a hunger-fighting workforce development nonprofit organization that impacts the city of Charlotte, N.C. and its surrounding counties.




Class 47 graduationClick for more on:

Team Building Events

Relapse Prevention 

Bistro Buggy

Career Placement 


The CCSC Recipe Archive

The 2014 Golf Tournament

Board portal

The Community Culinary School of Charlotte and Encore Catering are proud  to be associated with these Nutrition Coalition sister agencies:

Friendship Trays

Meals on wheels in Charlotte-Mecklenburg

Loaves & Fishes

Groceries for neighbors in need

The Society of St. Andrew

Gleaning the fields, feeding the hungry

Community Culinary School of Charlotte
2401-A Distribution St. Charlotte, NC 28203
Phone: 704-375-4500                   Fax: 704-347-0258
Click for a map        www.communityculinary.org       E-mail Chef Ron