ASRC Catering: Catering for a Cause

ASRC Catering is a social enterprise founded by the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (ASRC )in 2005. The purpose of the business was to provide people seeking asylum with training, employment and job readiness for the Australian market, with any profits going back to the ASRC.

Caroline Sturzaker has been the manager of ASRC Catering since 2006, leaving behind a career owning and operating St Kilda foodie staples Greasy Joe’s and  Caffé Maximus to support the vision of ASRC Catering.

“I chose to join ASRC Catering because I felt I could put to good use my years of hospitality experience in a business where the focus wasn't just on the bottom line,