Cooking Matters Ontario, Oregon

  • OR


773 S. Oregon Street
United States

About Us

Cooking Matters is a national cooking-based nutrition education program that teaches low-income families how to eat better on a budget. Cooking Matters in Ontario, Oregon is housed at Oregon Food Bank's Southeast Services Branch in downtown Ontario, Oregon. We bring the Cooking Matters program to the families of the Western Treasure Valley Region, offering food shopping and healthy cooking skills that will benefit them for years to come.

Our fall 2011 class schedule:


Class Dates: September 21 – October 26

Class times: Wednesdays, 6-8 pm

Curriculum: Cooking Matters para adultos / Spanish speaking class

Class site: Oregon Child Development Coalition, 482 SE 3rd Street, Ontario, OR 97914

  • this class is currently in progress but volunteers are still welcomed and needed!*

2) Harvest House Missions

Class orientation day (volunteers only, no class participants): Thursday, October 6th

Class dates: October 13 – November 17th

Class time: Thursdays, 3-5pm

Curriculum: Cooking Matters for Teens

Class site: TBD

3) The Family Place

Class orientation day (volunteers only, no class participants): Tentatively set for Friday, October 21st

Class dates: October 24 – November 28th

Class time: Mondays, 3-5pm

Curriculum: Cooking Matters for Adults

Class site: St. Paul’s Lutheran church, 842 Alameda Drive, Ontario, OR 97914-3235