Arnold became involved with Inspiration Corporation's foodservice training program when his thrill seeking lifestyle and criminal involvement caused him to become homeless. Now gainfully employed, he serves as a mentor for others, and describes the program as "a reflection of where I started. I try to be a light. I try to be an inspiration.” Click Here for the rest of the story.
All of Inspiration Corporation’s programs can be accessed through referrals by partner agencies or by individuals seeking services. Instructions and requirements for each program are listed below:
To enroll, participants must attend orientation at Inspiration Cafe (4554 N. Broadway, Ste. 207). Orientations take place every Wednesday at 9:30AM. Please be on time. No reservation is required.
To enroll, participants must attend orientation at Inspiration Kitchens – Garfield Park (3504 W. Lake St.). Orientations take place every Tuesday at 1:00PM. Orientations last about four hours and include an application and interview process. Please be on time. No reservation is required.
For more information on the Foodservice Training program, click here, or call (773) 940-1637 x19.
Inspiration Cafe provides meals and supportive services in a therapeutic environment. People wishing to access meals at Inspiration Cafe can only do so by enrolling in one of our job training programs (see above) or must be a resident of the Wilson Men’s Hotel in Uptown.