Cooking up Change

November 14, 2018

Bridgeport Art Center, 1200 West 35th Street, Chicago

Together, we can rewrite the recipe for school food.

Cooking up Change challenges high school students to create meals that are nutritious and delicious, while culinary instructors offer life-changing opportunities inside and outside of the kitchen. Since 2007, 9.1 million Cooking up Change meals have been served–3.9 million of them in Chicago.

Online ticket sales have ended. You can still purchase grand raffle tickets online, and event tickets are available at the door for $125.

Presenting Sponsor


Cooking up Change

6 p.m.
Event Starts

7:30 p.m.
Winning Team Announced

9 p.m.
Raffle Winners Announced

9:30 p.m.
See You Next Year!






Official Beverage Partner

Culinary Scholarship Sponsor


Official Education Partner

Chicago Public Schools CTE Culinary Arts Program



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Lettuce Entertain You



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FIG Catering & Drinks
Kellogg’s Specialty Channels
Perkins + Will



Alper Services LLC
Heartfelt Catering
Hilda’s Kitchen
Illinois Association of School Nurses
Shamrok Event Services