LOS ANGLES, CA, August 18, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/
-- Kevin Kim, Founder, of MAD MAC Foundation is bringing together again another way to Make a Difference and Make a Change by giving at risk youths additional options by using a restaurant and all the skills that can be taught. Renita's/ MAD MAC Foundation Social Enterprise program consists of Kevin along with Sonia Fleming and Rene Acevedo will bring new technology in the kitchen for creating great Fusion BBQ with a Serious Taste that is Fresh and Fast and provide a place where kids can learn culinary skills. The project is to bring a high end cuisine fresh to a community that it does business in but also the bigger picture is to build up people in the community that are in need of job training, job placement and economic stimulus. In addition it is set up to employ those who have honorably served this country and are now ready to serve the community with the help of 2 restaurants and a epic food truck built to serve.
Renita's Chicken and Grill will be gifting 200 school age children (quantities are limited) during the Grand Opening with the help of MAD MAC and the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department's Youth Activities League. There will also be FREE haircuts offered to the children from St. Julian Barber Shop 107 N Long Beach Blvd, Compton, CA 90221. A coupon for a free basic hair cut will be given on a first come while supplies last. The barber shop will honor the coupon for 1 free basic hair cut at location above.
Renita's Chicken and Grill is inviting everyone to come out and sample the unique flavors that are found in the dishes. Rene Acevedo, Chief Culinary Expert who has over 25 years experience that includes International recognition from Zagat and Mobil Four Star Awards as a Chef at the Wyndham Bel Age Hotel. The restaurant Diaghilev earned many awards, and was one of two that was voted by the California Restaurant Writers Association as a 5 Star restaurant for consecutive years. Rene has a pledge that is found on www.renitas.com
that reads "Freshly Prepared, all day, every day, "Signature Taste" and "Customers First". He is leading the way with his new partner Sonia Fleming who has over 35 years in the Restaurant Industry with an extensive background in Owning and Managing Worldwide Franchise operations within Mc Donald's Corporation, Denny's, and Wienerschnitzel. One of Renita's newest tasters, Doreen Wong, Co Founder of Sweet Savvy Media and Co Author of "Empowered Women of Social Media" is a self proclaimed geek and foodie exclaimed when asked, "Oh my gosh, the Chicken Quesadilla is my favorite!"
About MADMAC, www.madmacfoundation.org
founded in 1996 and stands for Making a Difference, Making a Change. MAD MAC is a 501( c )( 3 ) Non-Profit FEIN # 68-0385064 grassroots organization created to help rebuild broken lives. The founder of MAD MAC has a heartfelt passion for the disenfranchised; at risk youth, persons facing unemployment, homelessness, incarceration and addictions. Our purpose is to provide resources, services, jobs, educational opportunities, entrepreneurship and affordable housing in our local communities.
About the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department's Youth Activities League. http://www.sheriffsyouthfoundation.org
The mission of the Sheriff's Youth Foundation is to provide at-risk youth in Los Angeles County with safe opportunities to grow and develop the tools they need to succeed in life. Young people in the Foundation's programs interact with positive role models from the Sheriff's Department and the local community in activities that develop leadership skills, contribute to building good character and self-esteem, formulate a positive view of their own future and gain the confidence they need to resist the negative influences of alcohol, drugs, violence and gangs.
About Retinas - Renitas team developed a unique cooking system to achieve a goal. They combine a true wood-smoking barbecue oven with traditional baking, broiling, and roasting functions. The unique patented cooking process that results in mouth watering meats that can be cooked in one chamber and warm rustic bread can cook in the other chamber without combining flavors.