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Community Dinners Launch

Last time we talked, we said we at Pomegranate Kitchen were going to take a pause in our catering activities, and research the options that we had available in order to continue sustainably. As you all know, Pomegranate Kitchen helps refugees and newcomers get commercial cooking skills, New Zealand work experience, jobs, and help integrating […]

Our Next Step

As you all know, Pomegranate Kitchen helps refugees and newcomers get commercial cooking skills, New Zealand work experience, jobs, and help integrating into their new community. For the last several years, we provided that training and integration support within the commercial arm of our catering business. In a nutshell: we’ve been running a small training […]

One year on…

Press release: Life is better for refugee cooks one year on22 February 2018 Life has changed for the better for the women who work in Wellington’s Pomegranate Kitchen – a pioneering business that provides employment opportunities for women from refugee backgrounds. A recent internal evaluation found that the chefs who work for Pomegranate Kitchen have […]

Pomegranate Kitchen Turns One

  Wow! It has been one year since we launched at Moore Wilson’s in our pop up, and launched our Pledgeme crowdfunding campaign on the same day. What an incredible journey this last year has been. We can safely say we had no idea how big we would grow, and we never could have guessed […]