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We are always looking for culinary devotees who are interested in joining our organization.


Who Can Join?


We invite all enrolled students at the Midwest Culinary Institute who are interested in the issues and topics we focus our efforts on to join. Members must be able to dedicate enough time to participate and make a difference in the organization. We continually need our members to participate in community service which is part of the degree process and is an excellent experience in developing friendships and helps those who need our help.


Benefits of Joining


Seven reasons to join the American Culinary Federation and propel your career to new heights

  1. Networking opportunities with 22,000 members, including:
    • Top professional chefs
    • Culinary educators
    • Award winning cooking teams
    • Students
  2. Professional development and continuing education opportunities.
  3. Discounts for:
  4. Opportunity to hone your culinary skills through competitions and apprenticeship programs.
  5. Affiliation with the largest culinary organization which is known as "The Authority on Cooking in America."
  6. Complementary subscription to The National Culinary Review magazine, ACF's monthly national publication.
  7. Automatic membership in the World Association of Chefs Societies 


How Can You Join?


To join we need a completed application. 

the application forms will be handed to you by your instructor when you take either Cooking 4 or Pastry Production. If you have any questions about joining the ACF contact Chef Lasorella. You do not need to be a national member of the ACF to participate in the MCI ACF school activities.

It is a requirement to be a member so that you can become certified upon graduation,

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