Chef José Andrés encourages Stone Ridge graduates to ‘feed the world’ by using their talents to bring hope to others

Recently back home after joining World Central Kitchen’s outreach in war-torn Ukraine, Chef José Andrés on June 9 addressed the class of 2022 at Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart in Bethesda, Maryland including his daughter Lucia, sharing lessons he has learned in the kitchens of his restaurants and on the front lines where the humanitarian organization he founded has provided food relief after natural and manmade disasters.

Instead of addressing relief workers, local chefs and volunteers huddled around makeshift kitchens or food distribution lines in areas hit by hurricanes, earthquakes or other crises, the world famous Spanish chef delivered the commencement address for 95 young women who just received their diplomas from the all-girls Catholic school sponsored by the Society of the Sacred Heart.

Read the full story by the Catholic Standard HERE.