We’re changing health outcomes and changing lives, one community at a time.

Our mission at The Cook’s Nook is to be the leading developer and distributor of fresh, nutritious and culturally relevant meals to address food insecurity and chronic disease.

To do this, we design programs that lead to improved health and economic outcomes by providing vulnerable populations access to quality nutrition with dignity and choice.

Our mission at The Cook’s Nook is to be the leading developer and distributor of fresh, nutritious and culturally relevant meals to address food insecurity and chronic disease.

To do this, we design programs that lead to improved health and economic outcomes by providing vulnerable populations access to quality nutrition with dignity and choice.

Nutritious, delicious, culturally-rooted, accessible, engaging, equitable

Recent News

USA TODAY’s SISter cities: Filmed at the Cook’s Nook

The program "Sister Cities: Austin-Xishuangbanna" was filmed earlier this year at The Cooks Nook and premiered across USA Today networks on August 7th, 2023. Part Two of the program is out now! Our segment occurs around the 20-minute mark. Share this Post!

The Cook’s Nook Featured on Austin’s Fox 7

Recently, our founder and CEO Joi was featured on Austin’s local Fox affiliate, showing off her kitchen prowess during their highly rated morning show. During the appearance, Joi and her Sous chef, Ernest, put on a culinary demonstration that healthy food can be tasty when crafted with the right hands. To see their appearance, click the links below. Click here to see the video