ACF Community Outreach Grant Winner

Congratulations to Monterey Bay ACF members, Chefs Anthony Pangelina, Nicole Fleming, Jonathan Gutierrez and Mitch Vanagten, for their volunteer efforts in Merced County.

Learn more about what ACF Monterey Bay Chefs is doing in the community.

Welcome to the Monterey Bay Chefs

The Monterey Chapter of the American Culinary Federation. Made up of local & nationally known chefs, purveyors, students & enthusiasts, & local foodies.

Thank you for your generous support!

Thank you to everyone for making the 2022 President’s Gala & Chef of the Year Dinner a success. Please click the link to view more.

2023 Calendar of Events

Stay up to date on all our latest events.

Chef & Child Event

The Monterey Bay Chapter of the American Culinary Federation held their annual Chef & Child event at the Boys & Girls Club in Seaside, California.

Want to become a Certified Chef?

With thousands of chefs competing in the job market, it is essential to prove your culinary competency. Certification through the American Culinary Federation demonstrates skill, knowledge, and professionalism to the food service industry.

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