Tuxton China and Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP) Partner in September



Tuxton China and Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP) Partner in September

Tuxton China Inc., a leading tabletop supplier to the foodservice industry, announced their partnership with C-CAP, the Careers through Culinary Arts Program. Tuxton is donating a percentage of their total sales from the month of September to the Los Angeles location.

“We at Tuxton China are very excited to begin what we hope will be a long association with C-CAP. We have been looking for a charitable organization that we could partner and grow with that has a direct impact on the industry we are a part of. This new partnership allows us to give back and help these kids become a valued part of this wonderful industry,” says Bill Burden, President of Tuxton China.

“As Tuxton continues to grow as a company, we want to help partners we believe in and causes we can support which are going above and beyond to help those in our industry,” says Marketing Director Jennifer Rolander. “We chose C-CAP as our Tuxton Cares partner because they are committed to helping at-risk high school students by providing them the tools to prepare for college and culinary careers. Their organization is extraordinary and we look forward to a long and fruitful relationship with not only the Los Angeles location but their other locations across the country as well.”

“We are excited to announce the partnership with Tuxton China Company, an industry leader in assisting and fortifying programs like ours. Their fundraising donation will support our programs and services to more than 3,200 students in 22 schools here in Los Angeles. Tuxton is here to support CCAP one plate at a time,” says C-CAP Los Angeles Director Lisa Fontanesi.

For more information about C-CAP contact Joyce Appelman at joyceappelman@gmail.com.

Tuxton China Inc. is a family-owned and operated company here in the US and in China. Started in 1999 by the Lam family, Tuxton has become a leading wholesaler of high-quality dinnerware and ovenware products for the foodservice industry. We pride ourselves on fostering long-term relationships with our clients, providing exceptional customer service and producing superior quality products. If you are interested in learning more about Tuxton and our corporate objectives, please contact us or the Tuxton representative in your area. Visit www.tuxton.com.

C-CAP is a national non-profit that transforms lives of at-risk students through the culinary arts and prepares them for college and careers in the restaurant and hospitality industry. Since being founded in 1990 by Richard Grausman, renowned cookbook author and culinary educator, C-CAP has awarded over $50 million in scholarships, provided job training and internships, college and lifetime career support, teacher training and product and equipment donations to classrooms. C-CAP works with over 17,000 students nationwide and through its efforts, many of its students find rewarding careers in the foodservice and hospitality industry. C-CAP’s Board of Directors is led by award-winning chef, restaurateur and author Marcus Samuelsson and Mark Weiss, Chief Investment Officer of RFR Holding LLC. For more information, visit www.ccapinc.org or contact Joyce Appelman at joyceappelman@gmail.com.