Chef Lisa McKaye at Lisa Kaye Catering

Since 2007, Lisa Kaye Catering, LLC has been offering customers high quality, affordable catering in the mid-western states. Renowned Chef Lisa has awards ranging from the Small Business Award, the Black Excellence Award, Chef of the Year from the American Culinary Federation. Chef Lisa also enjoys passing on her experience and wisdom to younger chefs. 

Check out Chef Lisa’s business here!

Chef A.J. Dixon at Lazy Susan MKE

Lazy Susan MKE is a casual fine dining establishment opened in 2014 that serves a rotating eclectic mix of plates. Their focus is to bring dinner back to the table by sharing a meal with friends, family, and co-workers. Their menu has great selections for all diets and supports local farms and local purveyors. Lazy Susan was featured in the Journal Sentinel as one of the top 30 restaurants in Milwaukee.

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Milunka Radicevic at Three Brothers Serbian Restaurant

Three Brothers is a long-standing, family-owned Milwaukee favorite serving Slavic comfort classics. They’ve been featured on the Food Network, PBS, and many local publications. They are also winners of the prestigious James Beard Award. Owner Milunka is also a volunteer at our pantries, serving ham and rolls and Easter bakery to our community.

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Chef Dominique at Tostada By Maranta

This up-and-coming food truck located outside a favorite plant shop, Maranta, is local, farm-to-table, black & brown-owned serving tasty, colorful, elevated, Mexican-inspired tostadas.

Find them on Facebook here!

Wendy Mireles at Cafe Corazon

Café Corazón was opened by George and Wendy Mireles in 2009. Pulling inspiration from their time living in the San Francisco Bay Area, they sought to bring fresh Latin cuisine to Milwaukee. Using beef and produce from Wendy’s family’s farm, supporting local farmers, and growing produce at their own urban garden, Café Corazón has been committed to serving the freshest local fare for both meat eaters and vegan/vegetarians. Cafe Corazon was voted Milwaukee’s best Mexican in 2018.

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Outpost Natural Foods Co-op

Milwaukee’s coop-owned natural food and organic grocery store, featuring quality organics, and vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, and other specialty diets. Outpost is also a supporter of local good food initiatives that support healthier food systems and access in Milwaukee.

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Friedens Food Pantry - Pantry Staple Creation

Restaurant industry vets Caitlin and Valerie, Friedens’ volunteer and staff respectively, will use fresh ingredients sourced directly from our food pantry to make a delicious creation on a budget that could be enjoyed by community members who shop at our community food centers.