The principal goal is to increase consciousness, publicity, and most importantly, scholarship revenue for astounding people today.
There’s a scholarship throwdown generating its way to Casino Del Sol.
Chef Jeff Henderson of Food items Network’s “The Chef Jeff Project” is headed to AVA Amphitheater on Thursday, May perhaps 5.
The Hospitality Leadership program at the Pima Basis is spearheading the scholarship fundraising occasion internet hosting the award-winning chef, bestselling author, and inspirational community speaker for a cooking competitors from 5 – 9 p.m.
What is goin’ down at the competition
Chef Jeff is bringing his mission of reworking lives and giving next possibilities by food, especially to those people that are in at-chance and underrepresented populations.
The competitors will be produced up of four teams consisting of one area expert chef, just one Pima Community School university student, and a neighborhood substantial university student. The local chefs include Chef Lindy of Thunder Bacon Burger Co., Chef Devon Sanner of Zio Peppe, Chef Gary Hickey of Si Charro and Flores Ideas, and Chef Kyrie of Tanque Verde Visitor Ranch.
Each individual of these four varied groups will contend from just about every other, and the best workforce standing will then compete versus Chef Jeff. For the duration of the opposition, Pima Group University will be presenting scholarships to a couple of these pupils (each substantial faculty and faculty).
Right before the competitors on Thursday, May 5, there’s a vocation and schooling expo from 2 – 8 p.m. and a VIP reception from 3 – 4:30 p.m. — be positive to verify those out, also.
The occasion is free to go to and you can sign up for tickets on the web.
Chef Jeff’s stop by to Tucson
In the course of his pay a visit to to Pima, we will also accompany him to converse to and interact with inmates at both of those the Federal Corrections Institute and the US Condition Penitentiary. We will then take a look at with company of the Gospel Rescue Mission’s Centre of Chance, leaving with them a message of hope and encouragement on behalf of Chef Jeff and the Hospitality Management crew.
The main objective is to raise recognition, exposure, and most importantly, scholarship revenue for incredible folks who have been incarcerated, are homeless or are in some problem the place they are looking for second probabilities. This is an exceptionally important and important service for our method.
The AVA Amphitheater is situated at 5655 W. Valencia Rd. For far more info and to register for cost-free tickets, go to pimafoundation.org.