February 22, 2017
In remembrance of the C-CAP Chicago alum, Denzel Thornton, who was tragically killed outside his workplace this past summer, HIC, Harold Import Co. announces the creation of the C-CAP/Denzel Thornton Memorial Alumni Scholarship.
This scholarship honors Thornton’s spirit and determination, and will be presented for the first time on March 19, 2017 during the Culinary Futures Chicago Dinner Reception & Silent Auction to support Careers Through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP).
Denzel Thornton attended Corliss High School and graduated in 2009. He was awarded a full-tuition scholarship from C-CAP to attend Johnson & Wales University in North Miami where he majored in hospitality management and tourism. During his time at J&W, he interned at Disney World in Orlando, Florida, and went…