The Winston-Salem Foundation Award - 2017


Jeff Bacon

For his visionary leadership of Triad Community Kitchen, which prepares many for work in the food service industry while providing meals to over 300,000 individuals annually through the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina;

For creating Providence Restaurant’s residency program for Triad Community Kitchen’s graduates, a transformative program that nourishes our community in more ways than one;

For generously giving of himself and for sharing his passion for the culinary arts to ensure that others have brighter futures with stable employment;

For facing our community’s challenges of hunger and unemployment head-on in innovative ways, focusing on community members’ assets and futures and not on their deficits in the past.

Watch FOX8 video that was shown at luncheon

©2005-2018 The Winston-Salem Foundation • 751 W Fourth St, Suite 200 • Winston-Salem, NC 27101 • 336.725.2382