Gardeneers 1st Annual "Growing Healthy Futures" Gala
Join us October 20th at Local Foods to celebrate 3 years bringing garden education to Chicago!
An evening featuring Chefs Paul Virant, Abra Berens, Paul Fehribach, Jared Batson & Eric Mansavage
Join us at the beautiful Local Foods space for an evening of cocktails, dancing, and delicious dishes from Chicago chefs featuring ingredients from Gardeneers 20 school gardens.
Together with communities, the mission of Gardeneers is to empower students to connect with healthy food through experiential, garden-based learning.
Our vision is that all children, regardless of race, class, or geography, will understand the significance of healthy food in the betterment of their lives.
Brought to you by:
The Gardeneers Board of Directors: Mayor Richard M. Daley, Mark Grossmann, Richard Levy, Karen Malkin, May Tsupros, Principal Wayne Williams, Amy Zemnick, and Adam Zmick
Host Committee: Melissa Ben-Yoseph, Erin Doyle, Amanda Fieldman, Michelle Grossmann, Julie Kaplan, Dara Levy, Colette May, Susanna Negoven, Jane Saccaro, Pam Udell, and Franscessca Zucker