The mission. To teach schoolchildren to cook healthy, easy meals on a budget.

The reach. Eighty volunteers are teaching 40 classes in Philadelphia, Camden, and the suburbs with intent to expand.

The partner. Vetri Community Partnership shares the goal of encouraging healthy eating for children.

To support. Send donations to Vetri Community Partnership, 211 N. 13th St., Suite 303, Philadelphia 19107; note "My Daughter's Kitchen" or go to

To participate. Submit recipes to be considered: Simple, 500-calorie, nutritious meals, prepared in under an hour, for $20 or less for six servings. Send recipes to