Onondaga Community College’s teaching restaurant, “With Love” will be teaming up with Syracuse Urban Partnership and its “Salt City Market” to provide education and training opportunities. The facility at 435 North Salina Street will be used to support food system entrepreneurship in collaboration with Syracuse Urban Partnership.
With Love will host on-site workshops through OCC’s Small Business Development Center to support entrepreneurs in CenterState CEO’s Up Start program. Workshops will be adapted to the needs of the entrepreneurs. Topics will include Business Plan Development, Business Formation, Financial Planning, Marketing Plan, Organizational Management, and e-Commerce. Syracuse Urban Partnership will also provide training in ServSafe food handling, Recipe Costing, Scaling and Sourcing, and Preventive Maintenance for Up Start students. With Love will also be used as a commissary kitchen and small event space to support the work of local food entrepreneurs.