Merchant Road is a catering & events social enterprise, providing paid hospitality traineeships for women from refugee backgrounds who are currently unemployed. The team formerly of Long Street Coffee in Melbourne have a strong focus on quality and sustainability, using ethical, seasonal produce and working with suppliers who care about people and the planet.
The traineeships Merchant Road provide are a life-changing opportunity for the refugees they work with, enabling them to gain vital skills, familiarise themselves with Australian workplace culture and secure ongoing employment.
Cargo Crew have been proud to support the Merchant Road and Long St Coffee teams in their work by providing them aprons to work in since 2015.
Find out more about Merchant Road visit www.merchantrd.com