La Cocina is the only non-profit in the building. You can find their lively kiosk, open seven days a week, inside the Ferry Building Marketplace just across from the Ferry Plaza Wine Merchant. Amazing packaged products include Clairesquares, Kika’s Treats, NeoCocoa truffles, Estrellita’s Snacks chips, Sabores del Sur alfajores, Don bugito, and many more are available for purchase. All products are locally made by small businesses.
La Cocina is a ground-breaking business incubator designed to reduce the obstacles that often prevent entrepreneurs from creating successful and sustainable small businesses. By providing shared resources and an array of industry-specific services, business incubators ensure small businesses can succeed. La Cocina provides commercial kitchen space and technical assistance to low-income entrepreneurs who are launching, growing, and formalizing food businesses.