El Centro College Food and Hospitality Institute

The Food and Hospitality Institute, located at the El Centro College Downtown Campus, is the choice if you want a great, hands-on education at a fraction of the cost of for-profit culinary schools. Our in-the-kitchen training with experienced professionals, combined with strong industry connections, will give you the expertise to help you land the job you want — and set you apart from the competition.

Good Local Markets

Good Local Markets is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization working to create a stronger demand for local foods. Our farmers markets serve thousands of residents looking for healthy and locally raised foods. Good Local Markets also present some of our region’s top makers of clothes, jewelry, furniture, fine art, toys and more, hand made by North Texans. Our markets now serve to connect local farmers, food producers and craftsmen directly to our community.

Lord Green Strategies

Leading the evolution of sustainability.