The Joseph Initiative is pleased to announce the winners of its Y.E.S. Chef! Youth culinary competition held at AB Tech this past Saturday, November 3rd. Winning the Judges’ Award was the Clyde A. Erwin High School/Biltmore team while the Youth’s Choice Award was given to the North Buncombe High School/Blue Ridge at The Omni Grove […]
The Joseph Initiative Inc. is pleased to announce that two distinguished chefs, Bruce Brown from Bruce’s Fabulous Food and WLOS’ Carolina Kitchen, and Patrick O’Cain, owner of Asheville’s Gàn Shān Station will be judges at the organization’s upcoming Y.E.S. Chef! Youth Culinary Competition. The youth attending the event will also have the opportunity to judge […]
The Joseph Initiative recently added Chestnut to the list of restaurants that will be participating in the Y.E.S. Chef! Youth Culinary Program and Competition. The chef for Chestnut will be mentoring students from Asheville High School in the art of culinary technique. Chestnut is the fourth and final restaurant to sign on as mentors and […]
On August 23, 2018, The Joseph Initiative is hosting their 3rd “What’s Your Story?” Storytelling Event from 5:00pm to 7:30pm at Lenoir Rhyne University. The guest speaker for the evening will be Dr. Dwight Mullen, a Political Science professor at UNC Asheville.
The Joseph Initiative is excited to announce that Harriet Ray will be the featured storyteller at the organization’s “What’s Your Story?” Storytelling Event to be held at Lenoir Rhyne University on Thursday, July 19th from 5:00pm to 7:30pm. A children’s story time will be held from 5:00pm to 5:30pm followed by a light dinner. The […]
The Joseph Initiative is teaming up Pro Start students from Clyde A. Erwin High School, Asheville High School, TC Roberson High School, and North Buncombe High School to participate with The Biltmore Estate and Blue Ridge at The Omni Grove Park Inn for a culinary mentoring program and competition. The mentoring program will begin in […]
With the idea of bringing members of our local community together, The Joseph Initiative is holding a series of storytelling events each month at Lenoir Rhyne University. The first event is scheduled for Thursday, June 21st from 5:00pm to 7:30pm.
Are you looking for a way to give back to your community? #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving, may be the day for you to get involved. It’s celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and is a kick-off for the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.
We hope you enjoy some of the photos from A Red Carpet Event.
August 16, 2017, Asheville, NC – Local Asheville filmmakers are invited to submit their short film to be considered for inclusion in an upcoming fundraiser for The Joseph Initiative.