Fried Chicken, Donuts, and a Big Idea for Attacking Poverty

Fast Company, October 9, 2014

Under their buzzy Philly-based CookNSolo empire, business partners Steve Cook and James Beard Award–winning chef Mike Solomonov run some eight restaurants and counting—ranging from Zahav, a widely acclaimed, high-end modern Israeli spot, to Federal Donuts, a cult favorite donut-and-fried-chicken chain. But if their newest venture succeeds, Cook and Solomonov won’t see a penny: All of Rooster Soup Company’s net profits will go to Broad Street Ministry’s Hospitality Collaborative, a groundbreaking initiative helping those in need…

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