About Us

Culinary Kids Culinary Arts Initiatives, founded by Executive Director Chef Malisa Rivera in 2007, has been servicing low-economic communities through programs and workshops free of charge.

Culinary Kids Culinary Arts Intiatives was also founded to assist children in low economic areas to improve their eating and nutritional habits. Culinary Kids Culinary Arts Initiatives is introducing this generation to a healthier way to cook for themselves and their familes.

One of the organizations main concerns is childhood obesity. Knowing that high blood pressure, diabetes and the like runs rampant through these communities. We need to stop talking about it. If changes are going to be made, they need to be made now!