Guest Chefs Include: Raya Belna & Carli Savedra
Exclusive private farm to table dinner on the grounds of a beautifully restored historic residence in the heart of Old Towne Orange on Friday March 31st at 6pm. Guest speaker Will Allen, urban farmer, author, healthy food advocate, and founder of the nonprofit Growing Power, based in Milwaukee, will share his passion and knowledge with guests on creating community through urban food systems. Mr. Allen is highly recognized as a distinguished practitioner of urban agriculture in America and throughout the world.
The meal will be prepared by one of Orange County’s premier chef’s: Executive Chef Greg Daniels, owner of Haven Gastropub and Provisions Market. Food sourced locally from farmers that participate in the Orange Home Grown Farmers & Artisans Market, and the OHG Education Farm. Culinary support by Chef’s Raya Belna and Carli Savedra from Costa Mesa based The Water Brewery Kitchen, and Master Baker Dean Kim, owner of OC Baking Company in Orange. This will be a once in a lifetime opportunity as the seats are limited to a small number of guests. This in an event to meet both Mr. Allen and Executive Chef Greg Daniels personally and connect one-on-one.
This event is a fundraising opportunity to support the grass-roots efforts of Orange Home Grown (OHG). OHG provides a weekly community based farmer’s market, a community based education farm for hands-on learning, the Orange Seed Lending Library in partnership with the Orange Public Library Foundation, annual OHG Scholarship Program, and coming soon, the OHG Youth Food Literacy Program Sponsored by the Picerne Family Foundation.
In addition to the single seat ticket, there is a $1,500 sponsorship opportunity that include 2 seats at the table, an autographed book by Mr. Allen, a professional photograph taken with Mr. Allen during the event, a seat next to Mr. Allen at the table, our name/business name on a plaque at the OHG Education Farm, verbal recognition at the dinner, listed on the menu in print form, and logo/name added to the marketing materials for the event.
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