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IRC Cooking Demonstration
February 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm$30
Join the IRC Wichita and refugee Abdul Satar for a cooking demonstration benefitting the IRC!
Learn how to make traditional Afghan Chicken Korma and Pakora.
Abdul will walk participants through the steps to share a traditional and delicious dish with you from his home country of Afghanistan. One that he says, “Is so so simple! So easy to make!”
All ingredients will be prepped beforehand, and all kitchen materials will be provided. Ticket purchase covers one meal cost. Event guests are invited to cook and/or converse in a casual and warm setting and enjoy a nice dinner together afterward!
Come to watch and learn, cook and eat with us!
Register for tickets on our Eventbrite link! OR call 316-992-4464 to register and pay in cash at the event to avoid ticketing fees!
Thank you to First Church of the Brethren for donating their kitchen facility and our event sponsor Dillons Community Donations!
Proceeds raised from this event will go towards resettlement funds for refugee families. These funds help cover basic needs including groceries, household items, bus passes, rent and utility payments, and more. As our refugee families work toward self-sufficiency through gaining employment and financial stability, these funds cover the associated costs of rebuilding a new life here in America, creating a strong safety net for a successful start.
About our chef: Abdul came to the IRC from Afghanistan in 2015. Before arriving in the United States he worked as an interpreter for the U.S. Army for 10 years. During his time with the Army, he also managed grants and projects to fund and develop programs in the Agricultural sector, focusing on irrigation drip systems in greenhouses. Abdul also has a degree in computer science and is currently participating in job training within his field.