WE’RE A SOCIAL ENTERPRISE THAT TEACHES THE BASIC LIFE SKILLS OF COOKING AND SUSTAINABLE HEALTHY INDEPENDENT LIVING

Our Vision

For everyone to be able to feed themselves and their families with healthy nutritious food whilst being environmentally aware

Our Mission

To help disadvantaged communities make more informed lifestyle choices to maximise their health and wellbeing

Our Objectives

To give marginalised individuals the skills and confidence to be able to cook simple, tasty and healthy dishes at home

To empower individuals to make healthier lifestyle choices to combat their increasing risk of health-related illnesses

To bring people and communities together through the medium of food thereby tackling isolation, depression and community fragmentation

To give individuals a voice to be able to address matters that concern them and have the confidence to realise their potential

To always consider how our actions impact on our environment

Cookery Classes
Meeting your needs
Our cookery classes come in different formats depending on the end user and their needs.
• Community Cooking Together
• Weight Management
• AQA courses
• Jamie Oliver Home Cooking Skills B-tech
• Lunch clubs and after school clubs
• Live cookery demo’s (or zoom)
Healthy Lifestyle Courses & Workshops
Food is at the heart of our work.
A healthy lifestyle starts with what we eat but it is so much more than that. We offer a range of knowledge workshops all based around food and its affects on us and our environment. Workshops can be one off or in a course.
• Sugar management
• Food provenance and production
• Sustainability
• Food waste & recycling
Enterprise Courses
Preparing for the future
By covering a variety of topics in this exciting course we tap into different skill sets aiming to increase confidence for all. This was originally based around food but has developed into other avenues.
Catering
For various events
Hot & Cold Buffets
Canapes & Finger Food
Contact us for menu ideas & a quote
Community Cafe
at OneStonegrove
Fresh food served daily
A hub for all our other services
Recipe Demo's
Showcasing our easy recipes
At your event
Live via Zoom
Pre-recorded on YouTube
MEET OUR TEAM

We're a team of foodies passionate about eating real food that has minimal detrimental impact on our environment.

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Vicki Williams
Director/Cookery Leader
After having children I decided to leave the corporate world and work with disadvantaged communities to help give them the opportunities I have taken for granted
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Lisa Violino
Cookery Leader
I’ve honed my skills watching my Italian ‘Mamma’ and chef ‘Papa’ cook. I’m keen to pass on my passion and knowledge as with a little know how and a little time anyone can learn to cook.
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Filomena Komodromou
Director/Cookery Leader
I'm a nutritional therapist and believe in a holistic approach to healing & wellbeing. Good food and home cooking are integral in my life having been brought up in a Sicilian household. I'm also a massive advocate for reducing waste and a firm believer that we need to have more respect for food.
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Sil Aneru
Cookery Leader
I love cooking and I’m passionate about serving my food to the Afro-Caribbean community whilst teaching them about healthy eating. I hope to be a positive role model for all those that I teach.
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Ann Larchy
Weight loss & Healthy Lifestyle Coach
Working with adults who struggle to combine their daily life commitments with a healthy lifestyle and to inspire a love of cooking & healthy eating for children.
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Amal Aziz
Cookery Leader
I love good food and believe it’s important that adults and children know how to best feed themselves.
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Candice
Hub Manager & Food Bank Coordinator
As a lifelong Enfield resident I know first hand the issues faced by the community and want to do all I can to reduce food insecurity and upskill individuals
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Mukesh Gosai
Felix Co-ordinator & Volunteer
I joined the BnB team after participating in the classes. I now love working with the team and giving back to my local Enfield community.
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Rina
Cookery Leader
Having worked as a chef for many years I now wish to pass on my skills and passion for cooking to the community.
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Alex
Cookery Assistant
I enjoy giving back to the community, cooking my style of cooking and learning new recipes too.
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Huma Imam
Cookery Assistant
I was a participant in Bread n Butter classes and thought the work they do for the community is so important that I wanted to help. I thank the team for giving me the opportunity to return back to work.
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Sobia Niaz
Cookery Assistant
I was a participant in Bread n Butter classes and enjoyed them so much that I joined the team!
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CONTACT US

If you’d like to get in touch with us with any enquiry or you’d like to become part of our team then please email us or give us a call.

We are always on the look out for an extra pair of hands. If you are are passionate about food and your local community and have some time to spare we’d love to hear from you. We provide ongoing training and support to all our volunteers and staff.

We will aim to reply to email enquiries within 2 working days.

We are based in North London N12. The majority of our work is delivered in the boroughs of Barnet, Enfield and Barking & Dagenham.

Email: enquiries@breadnbutter.org.uk

Phone: 07891 333509