WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y., Oct. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Arc Westchester Foundation, which raises public awareness
"A Matter of Taste" will include two awards of recognition: the Family Partner Award, which will be given to the Kurzer Family, and the Corporate Partner Award, which will be presented to Dan Molino, President of Grassy Sprain Pharmacy.
Culinary participants at this year's event include:
Beverage participants include:
In addition to delicious food and drink, the night will also feature an exciting live paddle raise and a fabulous silent auction with prizes ranging from electronics to sporting events, jewelry and trips.
"Each year, 'A Matter of Taste' is a true highlight for our organization, thanks to the unwavering support of our donors and the unmatched talents of our culinary partners," said Nancy Patota, Executive Director of The Arc Westchester Foundation. "For more than 15 years, the funds raised at this event have helped support the innovative and comprehensive programs that The Arc Westchester provides for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities throughout our community. We are thrilled with the food and beverage partners that will be participating, and look forward to celebrating our very deserving honorees."
Founded in 1949, The Arc Westchester is the largest organization in the County supporting children, teens and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including those on the autism spectrum, and their families. Over 800 employees provide more than 2,000 individuals with a broad range of programs and services throughout the "Arc of a Life" (i.e., early intervention, preschool, school-to-work, employment, residential, guardianship, recreational, self-advocacy and Wellness Center programs).
"A Matter of Taste" will take place on Tuesday, October 22, from 6:00-9:00 p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit http://www.arcwestchester.org/amatteroftaste.
About The Arc Westchester Foundation The Arc Westchester Foundation's mission is to increase public awareness and to raise financial support from the community, generating income through long-term investments, and making contributions to support services for people with developmental disabilities served by The Arc Westchester. Visit http://www.arcwestchester.org.
The Arc Westchester is a chapter of The Arc USA and The Arc New York.
SOURCE The Arc Westchester Foundation