Ment’or is a nonprofit organization devoted to inspiring culinary excellence and preserving the traditions and quality of cuisine in America.

Our mission is to enhance the careers of ambitious culinary professionals by offering them unique educational opportunities, internships, and access to a Culinary Council of esteemed mentors across the country. The most promising young professionals will also have the opportunity to represent the United States at the prestigious Bocuse d’Or competition, held in Lyon, France biennially.

Our legacy cannot be fully realized without the ongoing efforts of supporters like you, and we hope that you will help us grow our culinary community.




ment'or has been recognized as a tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations will be tax deductible and may be disclosed to the IRS.