Our Mission

Coming Spring 2022…


Smashing Culinary Education is on a mission to empower youth to follow their culinary dreams, by providing financial and workforce resources.

Core Values:

  • Respect – A mutual respect between our staff, board, and the community is necessary to the development of programming. With respect, ideas can evolve and progress can be made.
  • Transparency – It is critical that the staff, board, and community have full transparency into the operations of Smashing Culinary Education.
  • Community Involvement – The engagement of the community will help to ensure the success of the organization.
  • Diversity and Equality – Being inclusive in Smashing Culinary Education’s scholarship and programming is vital to the enrichment of the youth interested in a culinary career. No person will be turned away due to race, sex, or socioeconomic status.

Target Audience:

  • High school students in Northwest Ohio that are interested in pursuing a culinary education.
  • We will specifically target students involved in culinary programs through their high school.

Our Unique Traits:

  • Culinary education focus
  • Strengthen the workforce for foodservice establishments in NWO
  • Increase female involvement in the culinary community.

Need more information?

Please contact Emily Wagy on all questions and more information on this program at:

[email protected]