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When: Thursday, April 7, 2011, 6:30pm to9:30pm
What: Met Council’s Second Annual Food for Life Benefit.
Join the Met Council, supporters, and friends for a Night of Fun and Philanthropy at the Second Annual Food for Life Reception. Proceeds will help feed hungryNew Yorkers. The evening will feature a spectacular array of kosher international food, a scotch tasting, live and silent auctions, and musical accompainment by YouTube sensation “The YeshivaMaccabeats.” Attendees are invited to take a complimentary tour of the Museum exhibits one hour prior to the event.
Interested in having dinner in your home planned by you and the former White House Chef Walter Scheib? Then do not miss out on this year’s remarkable auction prizes, which also include a seven night Caribbean vacation, including JetBlue roundtrip airfare, Yankees, and Knick game tickets, a tour of the Manischewitz Factory and much more!
The 2011 honorees include Greg Rosenbaum, CEO of Empire Kosher Poultry, Inc.; Walter Scheib, White House Chef from 1999 to 2005; and Temple Shaaray Tefila. Don Dahler, CBS 2 News Anchor, will serve as event emcee.
Where: Museum of Jewish Heritage in Battery Park City, NewYork City
RSVP: Ticket prices start at $250 per person. For more information and tickets please visit The Food for Lifecampaign aims to meet the needs of all who arehungry and solidify the support-net services for everyone in need. This campaign supports the expansion of Met Council’s existing food distribution program, kosher food pantry, food vouchers, weekend and holiday meals forthe homebound elderly and the operationof three kosher community restaurants.