• Cuisine, Culture & Community

    A Global Celebration of Women & Food

    Philadelphia may be The City of Brotherly Love, but on May 4, 2013, it’s the Dames who’ll be running the show — the Culinary show. Collectively known as Les Dames d'Escoffier International (LDEI)

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Les Dames d'Escoffier Members Dues

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Green Tables Initiative

The Green Tables Initiative is an international program that promotes sustainable, local farm practices, and contributes to the development of availability of fresh produce to areas that historically have had no access to healthful foods.

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For more information about Green Tables:

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Contribute to Scholarships

The Philadelphia Chapter of Les Dames d'Escoffier raises funds to provide scholarship money to women who wish to pursue a course of study in the food, fine beverage, and hospitality industries.

We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Donations to our organization are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to this fund.


“Because it is simplified on the surface, it does not lose its value. On the contrary, tastes are constantly being refined and cooking must be refined to satisfy them.” - Auguste Escoffier