Tuxton China Now A Sponsor For Careers Through Culinary Arts Program

Joyce Appelman C-CAP

The support and sponsorship from the foodservice industry is one of the keys to C-CAP’s success. Since 1990, industry sponsors have provided under-stocked and under-equipped classrooms with necessary equipment and ingredients.

C-CAP wishes to thank the following companies for donating products to C-CAP classrooms for the 2015-2016 school year:

  • August Thomsen Corp
  • Banza
  • Blue Diamond Growers
  • Bush Brothers & Company
  • DKB Household USA
  • Filippo Berio
  • Guittard Chocolate Company
  • Healthy Kids Concepts
  • Grassland Dairy Products
  • Harold Import Co.
  • Korin Japanese Trading Corp.
  • Minor’s
  • Nielsen-Massey
  • Picot Productions Ltd
  • Premium Supply Company
  • True Refrigeration
  • The Uhlmann Company

This year, Tuxton China, a leading tabletop supplier to the foodservice industry, will become a sponsor for C-CAP and is donating a percentage of their total sales from the month of September to the Los Angeles location.

“We at Tuxton China are very excited to begin what we hope will be a long association with C-CAP. We have been looking for a charitable organization that we could partner and grow with that has a direct impact on the industry we are a part of. This new partnership allows us to give back and help these kids become a valued part of this wonderful industry,” says Bill Burden, President of Tuxton China.

“As Tuxton continues to grow as a company, we want to help partners we believe in and causes we can support which are going above and beyond to help those in our industry,” says Marketing Director Jennifer Rolander. “We chose C-CAP as our Tuxton Cares partner because they are committed to helping at-risk high school students by providing them the tools to prepare for college and culinary careers. Their organization is extraordinary and we look forward to a long and fruitful relationship with not only the Los Angeles location but their other locations across the country as well.”

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“We are excited to announce the partnership with Tuxton China Company, an industry leader in assisting and fortifying programs like ours. Their fundraising donation will support our programs and services to more than 3,200 students in 22 schools here in Los Angeles. Tuxton is here to support CCAP one plate at a time,” says C-CAP Los Angeles Director Lisa Fontanesi.

Tuxton China Inc. is a family-owned and operated company here in the US and in China. Started in 1999 by the Lam family, Tuxton has become a leading wholesaler of high-quality dinnerware and ovenware products for the foodservice industry. They pride themselves on fostering long-term relationships with their clients, providing exceptional customer service and producing superior quality products.

Joyce Appelman
Joyce Appelman is the Director of Public Relations and Special Events for Total Food Service and previously the National Communications Director for C-CAP, Careers through Culinary Arts Program. An industry leader supporting education and scholarships, she has been instrumental in opening career opportunities for many young people in the foodservice industry. Email her at joyceappelman@gmail.com