Meet Jennifer Wilson, This Week’s Student Spotlight

“I had been waitressing for a while and wanted to do more,” remarked Jennifer.  “I’m originally from Canton and knew I could come up here and get a fresh start.”  Jennifer Wilson is approaching the halfway point of the six-month program and came to EDWINS to start over but got much more than that. Jennifer […]

Cleveland Browns Players Come to the Butcher Shop to Show Support

This week, players from the Cleveland Browns came into EDWINS Butcher Shop to show support to the organization, take a tour, and to make a donation.  Read more details about the story below. https://www.clevelandbrowns.com/news/browns-continue-commitment-to-social-justice-efforts-with-visit-donation-to-edwi Browns players making an impact in the community

Work Offers Us Many Things; What Does it Offer EDWINS Employees?

The annual Reel Work Film Festival examines the role work plays in our lives.  On May 2nd, Knife Skills will add to this narrative by being shown in a series of other short and full-length films.  Continue reading the significance work has in the lives of EDWINS employees by reading the article below.   http://www.montereycountyweekly.com/entertainment/art/the-annual-reel-work-film-festival-examines-the-significance-of/article_e5b3602c-6174-11e9-9e3d-93022b45bd60.html

Check out Brandon and Anthony on WKYC3, Cooking Up Mardi Gras Desserts

To prepare for Mardi Gras, Brandon and student, Anthony Boyce, visited WKYC3 to demo how to cook beignets.  Learn how to make the official state doughnut of Louisiana below. https://www.wkyc.com/article/entertainment/television/liveonlakeside/brandon-crostowsk-anthony-boyce-edwins-restaurant-celebrates-mardi-gras/95-bc49a800-d9a5-4d2b-9200-2e1031895a32

Visit EDWINS on Feb. 25 as a Part of Ruth’s Chris TasteMaker Series

EDWINS will hold The Butcher Goes to Bordeaux, a five-course beef paired with wines from France’s Bordeaux 6 pm on February 25 as part of Ruth’s Chris TasteMaker series.  Check-out the link below to buy your ticket and make your reservation. https://www.cleveland.com/entertainment/2019/02/wine-calendar-ruths-chris-tastemaker-series-wine-dinners-ice-wine-fest-more.html  

Four Unique Programs are Reducing Recidivism Through Employment Training

Peter Weltman discusses beverage and hospitality programs that are breaking the cycle of recidivism by creating pathways to employment in his article “How the Drink Industry is Stepping Up to Provide Jobs for Ex-Offenders.  Along with EDWINS Leadership and Restaurant Institute, Weltman also follows a winemaking program in Gorgona, Italy; L’chaim Foods in San Francisco; […]