Foundation Rwanda: An Evening of Food and Fotos NY
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
Please join Foundation Rwanda for a special evening of food & fotos. Sponsored by Starbucks Coffee Company and La Brea Bakery-Aryzta, the evening will feature tasting tables by some of NYC's most celebrated chefs, an auction of rare rock photography and live music by special guest Marco Benevento.
Enjoy the food of Gabe & Katherine Thompson of L’Artusi and dell’anima, Nancy Olson of Gramercy Tavern, and Recette, Tia Pol, Char No. 4, Fatty ‘Cue, French Culinary Institute, Kuma Inn & Nunu Chocolates. Spirits provided by Patron Tequila, Brooklyn Brewery, Vibrant Rioja and New York Vinters.
The evening also will include a silent auction co-curated by David Friend (Vanity Fair) and Aidan Sullivan (Getty Images) of iconic photos of rock legends including Elvis Costello, The Clash, Bob Dylan, Amy Winehouse, Bruce Springsteen, Elvis Presley, Led Zepplin, The Rolling Stone, Janis Joplin, The Beatles and more.
All proceeds will benefit Foundation Rwanda to help sponsor education for children affected by the 1994 genocide in Rwanda.
For more information, simply go to http://www.foundationrwandafoodandfotos.com
NOTE: No one under 21 will be admitted unless accompanied by an adult.
Ticket purchases are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law. Ticket price is tax is tax deductible in excess of $50 per ticket. *Donations that do not include tickets are 100% deductible to the extent permitted by law.