Women’s History Month: General Manager Katie

In honor of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day (March 8), we sat down with some of the incredible women who make up the Parkhurst Dining team. … Read More Women’s History Month: General Manager Katie

Chef Engagement: Supporting Sustainability in our Gold Standards

For our first Culinary Engagement event of 2021, Parkhurst Director of Sourcing and Sustainability Jamie Moore lined up an interactive hour packed to the brim with information, all tied back to our Culinary Gold Standards. … Read More Chef Engagement: Supporting Sustainability in our Gold Standards

Smile Spotlight: Chef Jen

To me, working towards being respected as a chef in other peoples’ eyes is more important than a given title. It is earned. I started cooking for people when I was around 18 years old, but I didn’t take it seriously until a few years later.… Read More Smile Spotlight: Chef Jen

Thanksgiving Meals to Families in Need

In partnership with United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania, Parkhurst helped to provide 57,000 holiday meals, lunches, and weekend food packs in time for Thanksgiving.… Read More Thanksgiving Meals to Families in Need

Parkhurst Dining’s First Virtual Food Show

Earlier this month, Parkhurst hosted its first Virtual Food Show under the leadership of Jamie Moore, Director of Sourcing and Sustainability, and Tim Fetter, Executive Chef at Duquesne University. Chefs and culinarians from across the footprint attended to discuss and share ideas around a variety of topics, ranging from current trends to challenges related to… Read More Parkhurst Dining’s First Virtual Food Show

Creating Smiles For Our Community

When the pandemic shut down schools in the Pittsburgh region, many students who relied on free and reduced lunch for consistent meals suddenly and unexpectedly found themselves without access to food. This was a true crisis for many students and their families. In partnership with the United Way and powered by funding from PNC, Eat’n… Read More Creating Smiles For Our Community