Successful Fundraiser And Membership Drive At Whole Foods Maui

Posted on Jun 27, 2010 in Events, Fundraising, Media, Membership | One Comment

Chris Speere serving a plate lunch.We had a great day at our first fundraiser and membership drive at Whole Foods Maui in Kahului yesterday. The event was scheduled for 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and we sold out around 1:30 p.m.

Slow Food Maui Fundraiser
Our menu consisted of two plate lunches, a grilled Maui Cattle Co. beef burger or a salmon burger served with homemade asian coleslaw, sweet potato fries and a beverage.

Slow Food Maui fundraiserIn all, we raised close to $700 for the cause and signed up about 30 people for the mailing list, several of whom verbally committed to helping the organization grow.

Special thanks to Chris and Becky Speere for bringing help in the form of two student chefs from the Maui Culinary Academy, to Tylun Pang, Executive Chef of The Fairmont Kea Lani and to Roxanne Tiffin, owner of Kula Fields for helping us make this a success.


1 Comment

  1. Dania
    July 12, 2010

    Thank you Persian Kitchen for your great blog. You are a wonderful example of visitors who come to Maui and get involved in local community. It’s so rewarding to get to know you and your sous chef. Eat Maui!


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