Food is a great path peoples’ minds and hearts, and two recent events proved just that. Funds were raised along with awareness at least two great local events I was pleased to attend—one of which I’m happy to host with our Minnesota Monthly team on a monthly basis.
7TH ANNUAL APPETITE FOR LIFE GALA
February 18, 2011 – Metropolitan Ballroom & Clubroom, Minneapolis, MN
Why: To raise funds for the Another Chance for Life Fund, which provides scholarships to individuals and families seeking treatment and recovery from gambling addictions.
Hosted by: Chef Larry D’Amico, Seth Bixby Daugherty, and me!
Learn more: www.ProjectTurnAround.com
WOMEN OF INFLUENCE SPEAKER SERIES
February 15, 2011 – Crave Restaurant Galleria
Why: To feature influential women in the Twin Cities area who are breaking new ground and inspiring others through their accomplishments.
Featured: Sona Mehring, Founder and CEO of CaringBridge
Learn more: www.CaringBridge.org and www.MNMO.com/woi