Small Bites for Big Causes Invitation Download:(click to download)
As part of Club Corp’s Annual Charity Classic, the fund-raising event will take place at the prestigious Center Club in Costa Mesa, which is opening its doors to the general public for this rare occasion. Featuring a spirited competition showcasing small plate fare from the finest local chefs, this anticipated event will also feature live entertainment and a silent auction in the elegant ambiance of the exclusive Center Club. All proceeds benefit MDA’s Augie’s Quest, For OC Kids Neurodevelopmental Center and ClubCorp’s Employee Partners Care Foundation.
Celebrity judges such as world-renowned food critic, author and television personality Simon Majumdar will be on hand during the competition to determine the finest cuisine of the evening. Select restaurants, wineries and chefs including Jenny Ross of 118 degrees, Stone Brewery Bistro, Cobblestone Winery and OneHope Wines have already committed to supporting this community-centered event. In addition, Center Club is pleased to announce award winning radio and television superstar Bubba Jackson as the official host of the event representing KJAZZ 88.1 FM.
According to Center Club General Manager Shahin Vosough, a variety of corporate sponsorship opportunities remain available. Contributions can also be made in the form of products or services for the auction or underwriting a specific portion of the event.
For more information and to purchase VIP or General Admission tickets, visit www.smallbitesforbigcauses.com or contact Shahin Vosough @ 714-662-3414.
Small Bites for Big Causes Donation Letter & Form(click to download)
The Center Club, Costa Mesa(click for more info)
The Center Club is hosting a premiere charity event and spirited competition showcasing small plate fare from the finest local chefs and celebrity judges, such as world renowned food critic, author and TV personality, Simon Majumdar. This anticipated event will also feature lively music, refreshing cocktails and a silent auction in the elegant ambiance of the exclusive Center Club and be hosted by Bubba Jackson of KJAZZ 88.1 FM.
Costa Mesa’s private Center Club looks forward to welcoming all foodies and those who enjoy tasting delicious bites, while serving their community and engaging the general public.
Monday, October 10, 2011
6:30 – 8:30 pm
*VIP reception begins at 5:30 p.m.
The Center Club located at 650 Town Center Drive in Costa Mesa
All proceeds benefit MDA Augie’s Quest, For OC Kids Neurodevelopmental Center and ClubCorp’s Employee Partners Care Foundation.
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.smallbitesforbigcauses.com or call 714.662.3414.
$150/guest to also attend VIP reception
Meet the Judges:
Best Selling Author, Food Critic, and TV Personality, Simon Majumdar has been selected as one of three returning judges for season three of Iron Chef America.
Renowned author, Orange County Register Food Columnist, and Best Food Columnist in the nation from the Association of Food Journalists.
Nutrition consultant and author, Christine Avanti has been featured on numerous television shows including ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. Her expertise in nutrition has been sought after by Hollywood’s elite.
Community leader and philanthropist, Mary Carrington has supported the Arts in Orange County for over 25 years, holding executive responsibility on various boards: the Angels of the Segerstrom Performing Arts Center; the Visionaries of the Orange County Contemporary Art Museum; and South Coast Repertory Theater.
Midday host on K Mozart 1260 AM and heard regularly on K Jazz 88.1 FM, P.J. Ochlan is also the general manager of Cobblestone Vineyards, producing boutique wines from the company’s single vineyard family estates in Napa Valley, Monterey and New Zealand.