Words of Praise from the Rainbow Kitchen

Read what the guests and volunteers from the Rainbow Kitchen have to say about HeroWork’s Radical Renovation. It looks great, but does it do the job? Do they think it’s an improvement?

You bet they do!

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An Attitude of Gratitude

Written by Jovanna Ruffalo (Social Media, Public Relations Extreme Team) It was funny, when searching for a profile I envisioned featuring a family, a couple, I envisioned children and of course, they would be regular’s. George was none of these; in fact he was composed of every attribute but. At the age of 65 George…

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The Fellas

The Rainbow Kitchen needs more than chefs and sous chefs working their magic in the kitchen to keep things going.  There’s another group of volunteers who do as much as they are able to keep the whole thing running smoothly. There’s Trucker, who comes early every day to make sure the chairs are set up…

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It’s like a Master Chef challenge every day

Have you ever had one of those days when you are staring at your fridge and your cupboards, and even though there is lots of food in there, you just can’t think of anything to cook? Rainbow Kitchen volunteer chef Gail sure knows how that feels.  And 200 thankful and hungry customers are relying on…

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The Kitchen Ladies

It’s a funny kind of volunteer job, I think.  But then, I’m not much of a cook. Prepping lunch for 200 people isn’t easy, but for Dawn, Cathy, Susan, Penny, Astrid and Rosemary, it offers rewards.  They told me all about it over coffee and fresh-baked banana bread during their morning break. Dawn started volunteering in the…

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The Rainbow Kitchen: So much more than food!

There is a place in Esquimalt where people can find hope while they rebuild their lives. It’s a place where everyone is welcome. It’s called the Rainbow Kitchen.

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2016 Extreme Team Call Out

“This is a call for leaders!” That’s the opening line of the simple video presentation below. This is exciting because the time has come to bring together this year’s Extreme Team! These are the big-hearted, talented, community-orientated, and all-around beautiful people who will join together to help organize the Rainbow Kitchen’s Radical Renovation, starting Sept 16, running for three…

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2016 Overview and Major Goals

Holy smokes are we busy. Busy making a difference with vision and passion. In this video Paul Latour explains HeroWork’s major milestones for the coming year.

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