Friday, October 7, 2011
Fundraising event benefits Culinary Arts students at Clover Park Technical College
The Tacoma/ South Puget Sound Chapter of the National Association of Catering Executives is presenting its second annual, "Fantastic Basket" auction and dinner on Thursday, Oct. 27 from 5:30 pm. to 9:00 p.m. at the McGavick Conference Center, at Clover Park Technical College.
The event benefits the CPTC Culinary Arts program, the NACE Foundation, and the Tacoma / South Puget Sound NACE Chapter Education fund.
"Join us for a night of delicious food, networking and fun," says Nems Scarim, fundraising chair. "This is a wonderful opportunity to help the culinary students fund their education, and to help grow into our up-and-coming culinary arts professionals," says Scarim, founder of Three Chicks Catering in Tacoma.
Guests will receive five tickets that they can use to choose their favorite themed basket, worth hundreds of dollars. Tickets are drawn to award the basket to the winner. Other fun activities include a wine grab, junk jewelry sale, live auction for a few items, and a dessert auction.
Event tickets include dinner and five raffle tickets for the basket drawings.
To register, visit www.tacomanace.net. Register by Oct. 19.
The McGavick Event Center is located at 4500 Steilacoom Boulevard Southwest in Lakewood. For directions, visit http://www.cptc.edu/index.php/info_resources/campus_locations/
NACE provides catering and event professionals superior education, networking, and resources to enhance career success and deliver excellence to clients. Members of the chapter include caterers, venue managers and owners, photographers, florists, DJs, event producers and others in the wedding and event industry. NACE is a non-profit organization.
Posted by Shawn Jennison at 2:35 PM