Nutrition Education



Kids learn to pick a healthier snack.




Our chefs cook breakfast for kids. You can help too!




Become a Breakfast Superhero!

Alleviating malnutrition and hunger in children through education and awareness.

Chefs for Kids delivers programs through the support of University of Nevada Reno Cooperative Extension, ACF Chefs Las Vegas Chapter, and many dedicated chefs and community volunteers/organizations in Nevada.

Just a Pinch of News

A split photo of Apples on the left and Doritos on the right. Text says "Apples vs. Doritos"

Comparing Apples to Doritos… 

Whenever we talk to groups about our nutrition education program, one of the most common ...
A man and a small child exchange a token for a fresh vegetable at an indoor farmers market.

From Classroom to Community: Taking Healthy Eating to the Streets

Chefs for Kids President Vic Vegas and our partner nutrition educators at University of Nevada, ...

Whisking Up Scholarship

There’s a passionate foodie in all of us, but few take it to the next ...

Our mission in action and other fun nuggets @nevadachefsforkids

Today Cooper the Coyote joined us at  Cookin’ up Breakfast. Thank you @csnhospitality for being our culinary partner😍.
Tell us are you Team APPLES🍎or Team DORITOS🫤? 
Read more #linkinbio 
#donate #givingtuesday #teamapple
Chefs for Kids President Vic Vegas and our partner nutrition educators at University of Nevada, Reno Extension recently got out of the school and into the community to host a special farmers market and nutrition education class for disadvantaged youth. Don't miss the funny story from that visit! #linkinbio 

This was part of an expansion of our Holiday Helpings program, providing grocery cards and nutritional pamphlets to more families in need. #donate #foodinsecurity #givingtuesday
Voting is open! Check out our wreath @suncoastcasino and help us win funding for our charity by voting in-person (promotions area, adjacent to the Race & Sports Lounge) AND online #linkinbio so VOTE, VOTE, VOTE once daily, and share the link with your friends and family.

Voting ends Friday, Dec. 15 (11:59 p.m.). All voting, both online and in-person, is open to anyone 21 or older. To vote In-person visit the Boyd Rewards players club kiosks located throughout the casino floor with your active Boyd Rewards account (membership is free).

#chefsforkids #nutrtion #education #foodinsecurity #vote #holidays
Mission Mondays 🤩🙌 🛍🛍🛍🛍🛍 we 💙the support. 

📸 @chefvicvegas @nicholasandco and the @altardstate @downtownsummerlin  team. #thankyou 

#chefsforkids #nutrition #education #foodinsecurity
Don't miss the @usatodaywinefood @tivolivillagelv event this weekend. We will have some information at the @doscarastequila booth, so be sure to stop by and learn more about our mission and taste away. #thankyou #chefsforkids 

Get tickets for a tasty good time.↓
🎟 #linkinbio
🗓Saturday, October 28
⏰Noon- 4 p.m.
📍Tivoli Village Las Vegas
Today is International Chefs Day. This one is special.💙
We are excited to enter a new era of programming at Chefs for Kids, now offering scholarships to help future chefs get out of the confines of their kitchen and into the world of culinary education. The Michael Ty Culinary Award application for its first scholarships in 2024 now live. #linkinbio #chefsforkids