Be a Chef for a Day (BACFAD BEAT), is a youth-centric and skills-centered dynamic food initiative of the Italian Cultural Center of Maryland that operates in the Greater Baltimore-Washington Area and provides meals, nutritional education, life and culinary skills, and training to youth and their families. 

The ultimate goal is to pull our community out of hunger and address poor nutrition related diseases, household instability do to financial struggles and food insecurity.

In our logo on the right our helpers: 

Sphen (ancient greek word for Spoon) and Matt (short for Matterello the Italian world for rolling pin).

Volunteer with us!