Press Release Author: Gifts of Love - Avon, Connecticut
Industry: Non Profit
Press Release Summary: Ready Set Cook scheduled for Sunday, June 1st in Avon, Connecticut.
Press Release Body: Gifts of Love will host Ready, Set, Cook! on Sunday, June 1, 2008 to benefit the families and individuals they serve. The fundraiser event will be held at the Avon Old Farms Inn with new Chef Nick Muce, beginning at 11:30AM.
Ready, Set, Cook! will feature a culinary cook off consisting of three teams made up of a Chef, Celebrity and Sponsor. Each team will receive a basket of mystery ingredients, some of which will be from the shelves of the Gifts of Love food pantry. Teams will need to prepare two plates in a 45 minute time period. Three special judges will taste, critique, and ultimately award one team the title of Gifts of Love Top Chef! The guests attending the event will also have the opportunity to cast their vote. The event will also include an amazing champagne brunch (Chef Nick Muce), wine tasting provided by Rosedale Vineyards, entertainment provided by the KennMorr Band and a teacup raffle. The emcee for this event will be Clear Channel's Country 92.5 Cory and her partner in crime; Jim Bosh will be cooking in the culinary cook off along with Brent Hardin from Fox 61 evening news. The restaurants involved in the competition are the Dressing Room (Chef Ethan Kostbar), Max's Oyster Bar (Chef Scott Miller) and The Country Club of Farmington (Chef Kevin Cottle). Tickets for this event are $75. Tickets are on sale now by calling 676.2323. Reserve yours today!
About Gifts of Love Gifts of Love is a charitable organization that helps meet the basic needs of individuals and families experiencing temporary financial crisis, so they can achieve and maintain self-sufficiency. It serves thousands of people in over 30 Connecticut towns, supplying its clients with food, clothing, furniture and household items. Some Gifts of Love clients are transitioning out of shelters, recovering from a fire, or simply unable to meet expenses due to illness or other personal crisis.
Web Site: http://www.giftsoflovect.org
Contact Details: Jennifer Abbott Gifts of Love Old Avon Village 35 East Main Street Avon, CT 06001 860-676-2323 email@example.com