Join us next Friday, August 7th for the first annual Cuisine for Cancer presented by Imerman Angels and Sleefood. August has been declared National Cancer Support Month by Imerman Angels (they support cancer fighters, survivors AND caregivers throughout the world) and this unique event kicks it off! Cuisine for Cancer, Chicago’s first collaborative charity culinary event, will raise awareness and donations for 10 local cancer support organizations.
What: Chefs from over 20 of Chicago’s top local restaurants (like Taco Joint, The Hampton Inn and Bull and Bear) will work with ten local charities to create an original Latin fusion-themed dish judged by a panel of Chicago celebrity judges. Guests will also receive 2 tokens to vote for People’s Choice as well. VIP admission starts at 7 pm and general admission at 8 pm. VIP gets you an extra hour of food and dranks and a pop up liquor lab (fun!). For more event details, look here.
Where:Morgan Manufacturing, 401 N. Morgan, a beautiful industrial space in the West Loop with a (GASP) rooftop!!
What to Wear: Summer cocktail attire (think cute sun dresses, chic shorts and silky tops and for dudes, well whatever ya’ll wear to be cocktail-ish)
Who: Us, you, errybody!
How mucho: TICKETS$85 for general admission, $135 for VIP or check out Soshfor discounted ticket opportunities. 100% of profits go to the local cancer agencies.
About Imerman Angels
Imerman Angels is a 1-on-1 cancer support organization that carefully matches and individually pairs a cancer fighter or caregiver with someone who has fought and survived the same type of cancer (a Mentor Angel). The service is absolutely free and helps anyone touched by any type of cancer, at any cancer stage level, at any age, living anywhere in the world.
Stay up to date with all things Imerman Angels by following them on Twitter and Instagram @ImermanAngels, and like them on Facebook.
About Stephen Lee
Stephen Lee is a successful technology and finance executive, angel investor, modern philanthropist, and Chicago food personality. He is Founder & CEO of ChariPick (www.ChariPick.org), an online platform helping individuals discover and donate to interesting and unique charities. He also serves as a board member and adviser to various startups and non-profits.