On April 13, the Washington Hospitality Association Education Foundation (WHAEF) hosted a hiring event in Pierce County. The event was held at the Hotel Murano in Tacoma, and there were 300 positions ready to be filled that day. Fifteen employers were present, most with open positions in multiple locations. Tacoma Mayor Marilyn Strickland gave […]
Since 2012, the ACF Washington State Chefs Association has hosted the Bite of Apprentice, a fundraiser that brings together apprentices from restaurants and students from schools to compete for having the Best Bite. Proceeds from this fundraiser are donated to the Washington Hospitality Association Education Foundation’s (WHAEF) ProStart program.
This year, the title of Best […]
Please join us for this special fundraising event and vote for the BEST BITE.
Monday, April 10th, 2017
Renton Technical College
3000 NE 4th St
Renton, WA 98056
(Building I – Roberts Campus Center)
FREE – All ProStart Students, ProStart Chefs and ProStart Instructors
$10 – Chefs, Students and Public
Beer – $3.00, Wine – $4.00 and Soda – Free
All Proceeds […]
The Washington Hospitality Association Education Foundation (WHAEF) works hard to keep its ProStart program active in its partner schools, but the ones who put even more work into keeping it running are the educators who put so much of their time, effort, and dedication into making sure the students get all that they can […]
Nancy Jewett is the ProStart educator from Lewis & Clark High School, whose management team took first place in the Sysco 2017 Washington State ProStart Invitational. Each year, students from Lewis & Clark’s GEAR UP program prepare to compete in the Washington State ProStart Invitational.
The GEAR UP, which is an acronym for Gaining Early […]