Inspire • Mentor • Enable

Emeril Lagasse Foundation seeks to inspire, mentor and enable youth to reach their full potential through culinary, nutrition and arts education.

Since 2002, we have granted over



to children’s charities to support culinary, nutrition & arts programs.

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"From the beginning, Alden and I knew we had to pay it forward. We have always been drawn to helping children and have been inspired by how a small contribution can turn into something great."

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