KoreanAmericanStory.org is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that relies on the generous support of people like you to help accomplish our mission of preserving the stories of Korean Americans, and we get the majority of our operating revenue from the Annual Benefit.
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VENUE: French Culinary Institute (FCI), 28 Crosby Street, 5th Floor Loft
DATE: Tuesday, May 8th, 2011
SPECIAL GUESTS: Marja Vongerichten & Will Demps
6:00pm: Cocktails & Hors D'oeuvres
7:00pm: Marja Vongerichten & Will Demps Cook and Share their Stories
8:00pm: Post Story Telling Program
- Wine reception with Passed Hors D’oeuvres
- Live Auction & Silent Auction
10:00pm: Event ends
ATTIRE: Dress to Impress!
ABOUT THE LIVE & SILENT AUCTIONS:
We will have a limited number of great items for the Live Auction and Silent Auction, including personal dinners with Marja and Will, so please bring your checkbooks. Credit cards will also be accepted, but paying by check will enable us to keep the transaction fees down, allowing more of the funds to be used to benefit KoreanAmericanStory.org.
CLICK HERE to see the list of auction items currently available. More will be added so please check back frequently.
6 - Canal or Spring St
For additional information: http://www.fcievents.com/directions
ABOUT THE SPECIAL GUESTS:
Marja Vongerichten is the host of PBS series, Kimchi Chronicles, a program about Korean cuisine and culture, that is equal parts food and travelogue. She is also the author of the Kimchi Chronicles companion cookbook, which was just released this year. She lives in New York City with her husband, Jean-Georges Vongerichten, and their daughter, Chloe. follow Marja on Fb and on twitter @marja_kimchi
Will Demps is a former professional football player who played 7 seasons in the NFL as a free safety. He played in 88 career NFL games with 70 games as a starter. He played 4 seasons with the Baltimore Ravens, 2 seasons with the Houston Texans and one season with the New York Giants. Will has also been in 2 playoff games with Baltimore and New York. He was named People Magazine's Hottest Bachelor in 2009, and he is now a Model & Actor. Follow will on twitter @WillDemps
Present and preserve the full range of Korean-American experiences to create a rich historical and cultural legacy for future generations.
KoreanAmericanStory.org seeks to empower those within the Korean-American community whose voices have not traditionally been heard before by highlighting their stories and providing an outlet for their expression.