11th Annual Summit of Community Cafes
January 17 - 19, 2020 | Fort Worth, Texas
Join us for the 11th Annual One World Everybody Eats Summit of Community Cafes in Fort Worth, Texas!

The One World Everybody Eats pay-what-you-can nonprofit restaurant model empowers every community to ensure food security for all. And our network of community cafes is nearly 50 cafes strong and growing!

Each One World Everybody Eats community cafe is working proof that we are at the beginning of the end of hunger. And only through collaboration can we ensure the strength of each cafe in our network and build a foundation for future communities to ensure food security for all.

Our goal is to celebrate your successes but also challenge you to improve and ensure your organization thrives.

Join us for the One World Everybody Eats Annual Summit of Community Cafes as we bring together thought leaders and highlight issues effecting nonprofit community cafes while embracing the power of community to solve our challenges together.


Group Accommodations
Courtyard by Marriott (University Drive)
Located less than one mile from the TCU campus, the Courtyard by Marriott is perfectly located to host the 11th Annual Summit of Community Cafes.

In parallel, the city of Fort Worth is hosting it's largest event of the year, the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo. As a result, hotel rooms, Airbnb, and other accommodations will be limited. Please book your accommodations early!

Group rates at the Courtyard by Marriott are available 1/16/2020 - 1/20/2020. Space is limited, and early booking is encouraged. Booking opportunity ends 12/19/2019, while supplies last. Parking is included in the One World Everybody Eats group rate.

Daily transportation from the Courtyard Marriott to Texas Christian University is included in your registration.


Local Transportation
DFW Airport to Fort Worth
Fort Worth is conveniently located 17.5 miles from DFW International Airport. With 1,850 flights daily, DFW Airport serves as a gateway for visitors from around the globe, making Fort Worth an easily accessible international and domestic destination.

Uber and Lift operate throughout the DFW metroplex. Additionally, the TexRail connects DFW Terminal B to Downtown Fort Worth. Estimated airport transportation costs (one way, single passenger) are as follows:

  • Ride Share (Uber/Lift): $39

  • Yellow Cab: $55

  • TexRail/Taxi Combination: $11

Daily transportation from the Courtyard Marriott to Texas Christian University is included in your registration.

Please Note: Dallas Love Field is 34 miles from downtown Fort Worth, and 37 miles from the Courtyard by Marriott Fort Worth University Drive.


About Our Host Cafe
Taste Community Restaurant by Taste Project
Taste Project opened Taste Community Restaurant in Fort Worth, Texas on December 5th, 2017 serving lunch on weekdays and brunch on weekends. The restaurant is the vision of founder, Jeff Williams who has bee a part of the One World Everybody Eats network since 2013. "We are honored to host the 11th annual summit of community cafes," said Jeff Williams. "...and we are excited to help invest into the network of community cafes that invested into us."

Registration includes opportunities to volunteer at Taste Community Restaurant as well as an exclusive pay-what-you-can dinner Saturday evening.


Things to Do in Fort Worth
Visit Fort Worth
Fort Worth is the 13th-largest city in the United States and part of the No. 1 tourist destination in Texas, welcoming more than 9.4 million visitors annually. Comprised of eleven primary entertainment districts each offering distinct dining, shopping, entertainment and cultural amenities.

In only a few days you can enjoy a range of experiences: from NASCAR racing to rodeos; world-class museums to cowboy cuisine; boutique shopping to a Top 5 Zoo, and biking to horseback riding.