11Eleven at Scenario Pubblico

Restaurant café.


CLUSTER: Innovative services and organisations focusing on migrants’ employability and work integration

START DATE: October 2014

website

CONTACTS

https://www.facebook.com/11elevenscenariopubblico/

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KEY WORDS
cuisine, culture, foreign and Italian, youth
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11Eleven at Scenario Pubblico

whereVia Teatro Massimo, 16 95131 Catania C

who

PROMOTERS:
Initiative of young guests at the Priolo reception center, their volunteer mentors and a group of people active in social voluntary Catania

BENEFICIARIES:
Young people of Catania in a situation of distress and foreigners arriving in Sicily without parents.

what

BENEFICIARY NEEDS:
Economic and social integration.

SOLUTION:
11Eleven is a social enterprise working for cultural integration and social inclusion. They offer on-the- job training and employment opportunities to people from a disadvantaged background including Italian and migrant youth. They experiment with Sicilian and foreign culinary traditions in a multicultural team that entails chefs, assistant chefs and trainees from Italy, Maghreb, and Sub-Saharan Africa.
11eleven launched its activities in Catania within the cafeteria/restaurant of the international choreographic centre Scenario Pubblico. 11eleven at Scenario Pubblico is a self-financed initiative that does not rely on any public funding.

why it is
interesting

The project integrates economic and social inclusion through cuisine and culture and involving local professionals. It combines Sicilian and foreign flavours in a healthy and creative way with respect for nature and without any food going to waste. Everything not consumed is then given to those in need.