2015 Iron Go!Chefs Competition

Delicious recipes from the Go!Healthy program

Children’s Aid Battles Child Obesity

Watch Our Iron Chefs In Action!

Click 'play' below to view highlights from the 2012 Iron Go!Chefs Competition


  • Food Justice program empowers young people to explore what food means to them and to their commuities from various perpectives.

  • Go!Chefs introduces young people ages 2 through 21 to the joys of preparing and eating "real food" that is both nutritious and delicious.

  • These Go!Healthy Kids Recipes are taken directly from the Go!Chefs Cooking Classes, Go!Kids Health Programs and Go!Healthy Parents programs. Click the link at left to access delicious and healthy recipes for children.

  • Go!Healthy Parents is a six-week wellness program that introduces parents to a holistic approach to health, including movement, stress reduction and healthful cooking.

  • Recognizing the importance of starting early to prevent childhood obesity before it takes root, The Children’s Aid Society launched CAS Go!Kids, a 24-week food and fitness curriculum.

  • In 2007, The Children's Aid Society launched the Healthy Meals initiative to ensure that the meals we serve children in our care meet the highest standards for nutrition, freshness and appeal.

  • Next Generation Caterers began in 2008 at The Children’s Aid Society’s Next Generation Center, a one-stop center that provides support, training and opportunities to Bronx youth, ages 14-24.