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One Cookie, One Latte, One Sandwich at a Time – New BPL Cafe Empowers Refugees with Culinary Training

Emma’s Torch, a local not-for-profit social enterprise that empowers refugees through culinary education and job readiness training, officially opened on Tuesday a new cafe and concession program at Brooklyn Public Library’s central branch. Emma’s Torch positions refugees, asylees and survivors of human trafficking for careers in the food industry through a 12-week, paid apprenticeship training […]