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You Order

You order online for a dinner served "to go" on Tuesday or Thursday evenings while FFL is in session.

We Cook

Our students prepare the meals from scratch, receiving culinary and job skills training.

You Eat

You pick up and enjoy a restaurant-worthy dinner, knowing you helped change lives.


Order Meals

Food For Life dinners are generous 2-3 course meals made from scratch daily by our students, and available by pre-order only. By selling restaurant-quality meals, Food For Life provides our students with practical training as well as generates revenue to support its training program.

Order Tuesday night dinner by Monday at 12pm. Order Thursday night dinner by Wednesday at 12pm. Dinner pick-up is between 6-7pm at our kitchen located in the Eastern Market neighborhood of Capitol Hill.

For more information about how to participate in Food For Life's training, click here. Thank you for your interest in and support of Food For Life and the training we provide for DC young people!

Upcoming Dinner

Save an extra 15% if you order more 4 or more of this dinner! Use the code SMALLGROUP1 at checkout! 

Dinners through November 30th


Pick-Up Instructions


Our kitchen is located in the basement of Capitol Hill United Methodist Church, 421 Seward Square SE, Washington DC 20003.

On Tuesday and Thursday evenings, orders may be picked up between 6:00 and 7:00pm on the 5th Street entrance. Look for the Food For Life sign in the window.


Office Phone

(202) 630-1485



(202) 546-1000 ext. 224

(only used during program hours)


PICK-UP Location

421 Seward Sq SE
Washington DC


Pick-up Hours

Tuesday 6p-7p

Thursday 6p–7p