You are invited to a Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club to support refugee families recently settled in St. Louis. Enjoy food, conversation, and catching up with friends – old and new. From cultural exchange to just plain fun, look forward to a great evening.

These meals present an opportunity for immigrant families to share knowledge and skills unique to them. It is also an opportunity for us to get a glimpse into their culture. These fundraising efforts can set them on a path of greater independence and confidence in their lives here in in the USA.

When you attend a Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club, your meal will be prepared by immigrant neighbors who will share their culture and cooking skills by providing a table full of traditional food from their country of origin.

Suggested donation:  $25 per person. 90% of proceeds benefit the refugee cooks preparing the meals. 

The event will be held on Saturday, April 18, 2020 from 5:30pm-7:30pm at the St. Vincent De Paul Parish located at 1408 S 10th St., St. Louis, MO 63104

Visit welcomeneighborstl.com to sign up.

Menu – Enjoy African Cuisine

$25/PER PERSON
SALAD:

Lettuce, tomatoes, cucumber, carrots, eggs and served with Ranch or Italian dressing.

RIZ GRAS (WHITE) (BURKINA FASO – WEST AFRICA): 

Rice, beef, onions, tomatoes, green pepper, white pepper, black pepper, parsley, garlic, green onion, olive oil, and chicken bouillon.

POTATOES GRATIN:

Potatoes, bacon, cheese, sour cream, and butter.

SPICY RIBLET BBQ: 

Ribs, salt, ginger, white pepper, celery, onions, and Cajun seasoning.

FISH FILET:

Fish, nutmeg, salt, onions, peppers (green, yellow, red), garlic, oil, black and white pepper, and zucchini.

ALLOCCO (PLANTAIN) (WEST AFRICA MOSTLY IVORY COAST):

Fried and steamed plantain with dipping sauce made with onions, tomatoes, garlic, pepper, and oil.

BEIGNET (AFRICA):

All-purpose flower, sugar, eggs, yeast, oil, vanilla sugar, milk, and salt.

FREE PARKING
Follow signs to park in back lot and enter through hall doors.

You are invited to a Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club to support refugee families recently settled in St. Louis. Enjoy food, conversation, and catching up with friends – old and new. From cultural exchange to just plain fun, look forward to a great evening.

These meals present an opportunity for immigrant families to share knowledge and skills unique to them. It is also an opportunity for us to get a glimpse into their culture. These fundraising efforts can set them on a path of greater independence and confidence in their lives here in in the USA.

When you attend a Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club, your meal will be prepared by immigrant neighbors who will share their culture and cooking skills by providing a table full of traditional food from their country of origin.

Suggested donation:  $25 per person. 90% of proceeds benefit the refugee cooks preparing the meals. 

The event will be held on Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 6pm-8pm at Pallottine Renewal Center at 15270 Old Halls Ferry Road, Florissant, MO 63034.

Visit welcomeneighborstl.com to sign up.

Menu – Enjoy Syrian Cuisine

$25/PER PERSON

Hummus
a dip made of chickpeas, garlic, lemon, tahini, and olive oil. Served with pita bread.

Yalanji
grape leaves stuffed with rice, Mediterranean spices, and lemon juice.

Tabouleh
a finely chopped salad made with parsley, lettuce, tomato, cucumber and bulgur. Mixed with lemon juice and olive oil.

Baklava
a rich, sweet dessert pastry made of layers of filo filled with chopped pistachios or walnuts and held together with honey and sugar syrup.

**GUESTS CHOOSE BETWEEN MEAT OR VEGETARIAN ENTREE**

Shawarma
chicken, mayonnaise, and pickles, wrapped in pita bread.

Maqluba
“upside down” rice with eggplant. Vegetarian Entree 

You are invited to a Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club to support refugee families recently settled in St. Louis. Enjoy food, conversation, and catching up with friends – old and new. From cultural exchange to just plain fun, look forward to a great evening.

These meals present an opportunity for immigrant families to share knowledge and skills unique to them. It is also an opportunity for us to get a glimpse into their culture. These fundraising efforts can set them on a path of greater independence and confidence in their lives here in in the USA.

When you attend a Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club, your meal will be prepared by immigrant neighbors who will share their culture and cooking skills by providing a table full of traditional food from their country of origin.

Suggested donation:  $35 per person. 90% of proceeds benefit the refugee cooks preparing the meals. 

The event will be held on Sunday, January 26, 2020 from 6pm-8pm at the St. Michael’s Church at 6345 Wydown Blvd., Clayton, MO 63105.

Menu – Enjoy Syrian Cuisine

$35/PER PERSON

Hummus
a dip made of chickpeas, garlic, lemon, tahini, and olive oil. Served with pita bread.

Kousa Mahshi
stuffed zucchini with beef, rice, onion, allspice.

Tabouleh
a finely chopped salad made with parsley, lettuce, tomato, cucumber and bulgur. Mixed with lemon juice and olive oil.

Manakeesh
Similar to pizza. Grilled dough with a variety of toppings to choose from, including cheese, hot red pepper, thyme and ground beef, olive oil and Mediterranean spices.

Baklava
a rich, sweet dessert pastry made of layers of filo filled with chopped pistachios or walnuts and held together with honey and sugar syrup.

**GUESTS CHOOSE BETWEEN MEAT OR VEGETARIAN ENTREE**

Shawarma
chicken, mayonnaise, and pickles, wrapped in pita bread.

Maqluba
“upside down” rice with eggplant. Vegetarian Entree 

You are invited to a Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club to support refugee families recently settled in St. Louis. Enjoy food, conversation, and catching up with friends – old and new. From cultural exchange to just plain fun, look forward to a great evening.

These meals present an opportunity for immigrant families to share knowledge and skills unique to them. It is also an opportunity for us to get a glimpse into their culture. These fundraising efforts can set them on a path of greater independence and confidence in their lives here in in the USA.

When you attend a Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club, your meal will be prepared by immigrant neighbors who will share their culture and cooking skills by providing a table full of traditional food from their country of origin.

Suggested donation:  $25 per person. 90% of proceeds benefit the refugee cooks preparing the meals. 

The event will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 6pm-8pm at St Mark’s Lutheran Church at 6337 Clayton Rd, Clayton MO 63117.

Visit welcomeneighborstl.com to sign up.

Menu – Enjoy Syrian Cuisine

$25/PER PERSON

Hummus
a dip made of chickpeas, garlic, lemon, tahini, and olive oil. Served with pita bread.

Yalanji
grape leaves stuffed with rice, Mediterranean spices, and lemon juice.

Tabouleh
a finely chopped salad made with parsley, lettuce, tomato, cucumber and bulgur. Mixed with lemon juice and olive oil.

Baklava
a rich, sweet dessert pastry made of layers of filo filled with chopped pistachios or walnuts and held together with honey and sugar syrup.

**GUESTS CHOOSE BETWEEN MEAT OR VEGETARIAN ENTREE**

Shawarma
chicken, mayonnaise, and pickles, wrapped in pita bread.

Maqluba
“upside down” rice with eggplant. Vegetarian Entree 

START’s mission is to aid St Louis area refugees through donations, craft sales, and fundraising events. 100% of the funds we receive go to aiding local families in St Louis who are struggling to rebuild their lives.

Join us on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 30 for an amazing event featuring beautiful HANDMADE items from all over the world. Admission is FREE and everyone is welcome!

Come meet people who are different from yourself, find unique gifts that are not available online, and be a part of the St. Louis community that is building bridges and making a difference.

This is a rain or shine event that will be held inside the gymnasium at 5021 Adkins Ave, St. Louis, MO 63116. Parking is free.

You are invited to a Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club to support refugee families recently settled in St. Louis. Enjoy food, conversation, and catching up with friends – old and new. From cultural exchange to just plain fun, look forward to a great evening.

These meals present an opportunity for immigrant families to share knowledge and skills unique to them. It is also an opportunity for us to get a glimpse into their culture. These fundraising efforts can set them on a path of greater independence and confidence in their lives here in the USA.

When you attend a Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club, your meal will be prepared by immigrant neighbors who will share their culture and cooking skills by providing a table full of traditional food from their country of origin. We are proud to share that 100% of all proceeds from Welcome Neighbor STL supper club events go directly to the refugee cooks who prepare the food for each event.

Suggested donation:  $30 per person.

The event will be held on Friday, October 18, 2019 from 6pm-8pm at St. John’s Episcopal Church at 3664 Arsenal Street, St. Louis, MO 63116.

Menu for October 18, 2019 – Enjoy Dubai Cuisine

Option A – Seafood Entree

  • Special vegetable salad (cucumber, lettuce, parsley, mint, yellow red green pepper, cut baby carrot, with olive oil and lemon juice)
  • Healthy Beet salad (fresh beet, baby arugula, onion, parsley, olive oil and lemon juice)
  • Roasted Eggplants Turkish style- grilled medium eggplant, cucumber, tomato, green yellow red pepper, olive oil, and added some walnuts.
  • Spring Vegetable Roll (delicious fried rolls stuffed with onion, potato, green peppers, mildly Chili and Indian Spices)
  • Macboos Shrimp it’s a famous dish in Dubai as a Sea food: (shrimp, onion, garlic, parsley, tomato, special spices mixed with Basmati rice)
  • Tralisha is Special Turkish Sweet Cake Plate (Egg, Flour, Sugar, Milk, Cream and Caramel Sauce).

Option B – Chicken Entree

  • Special vegetable salad (cucumber, lettuce, parsley, mint, yellow red green pepper, cut baby carrot, with olive oil and lemon juice)
  • Healthy Beet salad (fresh beet, baby arugula, onion, parsley, olive oil and lemon juice)
  • Roasted Eggplants Turkish style- grilled medium eggplant, cucumber, tomato, green yellow red pepper, olive oil, and added some walnuts.
  • Spring Vegetable Roll (delicious fried rolls stuffed with onion, potato, green peppers, mildly Chili and Indian Spices)
  • Creamy Breast chicken is a perfect and nutritious meal with creamy sauce, mushroom, and sliced breast chicken baked in oven.
  • Tralisha is Special Turkish Sweet Cake Plate (Egg, Flour, Sugar, Milk, Cream and Caramel Sauce).

Option C – Vegetarian Entree

  • Special vegetable salad (cucumber, lettuce, parsley, mint, yellow red green pepper, cut baby carrot, with olive oil and lemon juice)
  • Healthy Beet salad (fresh beet, baby arugula, onion, parsley, olive oil and lemon juice)
  • Roasted Eggplants Turkish style- grilled medium eggplant, cucumber, tomato, green yellow red pepper olive oil, yogurt, and added some walnuts.
  • Spring Vegetable Roll (delicious fried rolls stuffed with onion, potato, green peppers, mildly Chili and Indian Spices).
  • Tralisha is Special Turkish Sweet Cake Plate (Egg, Flour, Sugar, Milk, Cream and Sauce Caramel).

For more information or to sign up, visit Welcome Neighbor STL’s website.

START’s mission is to aid St Louis area refugees through donations, craft sales, and fundraising events. 100% of the funds we receive go to aiding local families in St Louis who are struggling to rebuild their lives.

In addition to aiding refugees in the St. Louis area, START also aids those living without homes. Every Sunday morning (10:00 – 11:30 am), START, along with volunteers from Street Kitchen, delivers 50+ meals and supplies to the homeless living on the streets of downtown St. Louis. The ingredients for each meal are paid for by START, and the meals themselves are prepared each morning by local refugee chefs.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us at [email protected]

START’s mission is to aid St Louis area refugees through donations, craft sales, and fundraising events. 100% of the funds we receive go to aiding local families in St Louis who are struggling to rebuild their lives.

One of the ways we do this is by selling items at the Wildwood Farmers Market. Items that we sell include hot pretzels, items made by refugees in St. Louis, and bath bombs. The market starts at 8:00 am and ends at 12:00 pm.

 

Join us on Sunday, August 4th from 11am – 6:30pm at the World’s Fair Pavilion In Forest Park for the Great Muslim Food Festival located at 1904 Concourse Dr, St. Louis 63110.

Building Community – One Delicious Plate at a Time

American-Muslims are one of the most ethnically and culturally diverse communities in our Nation. That diversity is celebrated every day by the thousands of unique food dishes cooked right here in St. Louis. Join us as we break Naan with our Muslim neighbors and help us build bridges and celebrate diversity one delicious plate at a time.

Shopping in the Bazaar

The Food Festival will have dozens of local vendors selling unique food dishes along with other items such as traditional clothing, henna art, and much more. Everyone is welcome at the Great Muslim Food Festival!