Bringing people together to enjoy delicious food and the healing power of community.
Chef Pam Fanjoy
Building on a highly successful career as a clinical social worker, Chef Pam Fanjoy continues to help people & communities by integrating her culinary passion with her 25+ years of experience working with children, adolescents and families. Pam has a personal lifetime mission to foster joyful, healthy relationships by using delicious, healthy food to facilitate meaningful connection between others to nourish their, bodies, minds and souls. This restaurant is really a continuance of what Pam has always done — bringing people together. She helps them heal and celebrate life through developing a deeper understanding of their own needs and showing them how connection with others can improve their physical and mental well-being. Learn about Chef Pam’s work with youth and families to enhance physical and mental health and well-being through her Junior Chef programs.
WATCH HERE as Chef Pam Fanjoy competes in CHOPPED CANADA on the Food Network and wins $10,000.
Season 3 – Episode 7 “Shell Shocked”
SheEO Canadian Ventures Semi-Finalist – NOV 2020
BMO FOR WOMEN GRANT WINNER – NOV 2020
RHYZE VENTURES Social Enterprise WINNER OCT 2020 – INNOVATION GUELPH
RHYZE AWARDS for women entrepreneurs – 2018 WINNER
CHOPPED CANADA CHAMPION • FEB 2016 • $10,000, and bragging rights!
VICKI CHAN AWARD • George Brown College• HIGH ACHIEVER 2013
Women of Distinction CULINARY AWARD 2nd PLACE· 2013 • Toronto
FEATURED CHEF • Bethany’s Hope Foundation 2016-2018 • London
FEATURED CHEF • 2013-2018 PEI’S VILLAGE FEAST with CHEF MICHAEL SMITH
GUEST CHEF • NATIONAL VETERANS’ DINNER 2016 with CHEF MATT PENNELL
CULINARY MANAGEMENT, HONORS • DEC 2013 • GEORGE BROWN COLLEGE
MASTER OF SOCIAL WORK· APRIL 2000 • WILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY
BACHELOR OF SOCIAL WORK • APRIL 1995 • YORK UNIVERSITY
BACHELOR OF ARTS HONS • APRIL 1993 • WILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY
I love bringing people together around the table where they can enjoy delicious food and the healing power of community. Join me in learning how preparing and sharing a healthy, nutritious meal can build connections and change lives for the better.
To learn more about Chef Pam’s ability to engage and inspire through her speaking engagements, read on…