Treasure Island Visits Lake Tahoe Hyatt Hotel

TI_tahoeTreasure Island Job Corps Center has whipped up a strong partnership with Lake Tahoe Hyatt Hotel.

Treasure Island graduates make up 20 percent of the hotel’s full-time culinary staff, said Chef Alan Kubler, who has been conducting job fair interviews with the Center for eight years. This […]

Treasure Island Grad Brings Word from San Francisco Airport

TI_vincentdejesusTreasure Island Job Corps Center graduate Vincent De Jesus brought back word of his work with San Francisco Airport to his former Culinary class.

Vincent  started at the airport’s Taste on the Fly in June and was promoted to from prep-cook to line-cook within a month. He […]

Treasure Island SGA Meets with San Francisco Police

TI_sgasfpdCaptain Fong from San Francisco Police Department Southern Station invited a Treasure Island Job Corps Center Student Government Association student to attend a community meeting for the island at historic Building 1.

Captain Fong gave Student Government Association (SGA) President, Matthew Cawley time to speak to the island residents […]

Treasure Island Grad Praised by EZ Care Clinic

TI_shavonwoodruffIn between emails about externship vacancies, EZ Care Clinic sent a heartwarming response that they will always have room for students from Treasure Island Job Corps Center.

EZ Care Clinic commented, “Your institution and its instructors should be very proud of most, if not all, of their […]

Treasure Island Students Scoop up American Culinary Federation Scholarships

TI_acfTreasure Island Job Corps Center Advanced Culinary Arts students Alina Heywood and Charles Anderson indulged in a full dose of greens thanks to a pair of $500 scholarships.

The American Culinary Federation awarded the scholarships for the work ethic both students displayed at their internships with Claremont […]

Treasure Island Graduates Find Opportunities at Ritz-Carlton and Westin


Leonardo (pictured left) joins San Francisco Westin Hotel as a full-time Pastry Cook, having completed his WBL there. He will work with renowned Pastry Chef Jean Francois Houdre.

“I hired him because he has the desire to learn and better his life,” said Chef Houdre.

Daniel (pictured below) […]

Treasure Island Visits San Francisco Veterans Affairs Health Care System

TI_sfvaThe San Francisco Veterans Affairs (SFVA) Health Care System provides health and wellness services to veterans throughout San Francisco and six community-based outpatient clinics located from San Francisco up to the Oregon border.  Treasure Island Job Corps Center students recently visited the SFVA to learn […]

Treasure Island Caters for Taylor Swift Concert

TTI_taylorswiftreasure Island Job Corps Center Culinary students got to experience their “Wildest Dreams” when they catered to a Taylor Swift concert at Levi Stadium.

This is the first of many concerts T.I. Culinary will work as part of a new partnership with the stadium. Students staffed a […]

Treasure Island Student Finds Success in VA Internship

TI_danielkingLess than a month after he kicked off Treasure Island Job Corps Center’s partnership with San Francisco Veterans Affairs, student Daniel King has been moved from his initial position to an LVN support position and a job offer upon successful completion of his internship.

Daniel was one […]

Treasure Island Apprenticeship with Ritz Carlton Leads to Long-Term Employment

TI_ritzOver the tenure of Treasure Island Job Corps Center’s relationship with the San Francisco Ritz Carlton, seven culinary trainees have been accepted to participate in the 6-month long opportunity.

All students completing the apprenticeship were offered employment with the Ritz Carlton, now part of the Marriott International. […]