Our friends at the Susan G. Komen Los Angeles Chapter gathered many supporters on August 3rd for a preview of the U.S.’s first Culinary Showdown at The Loft at Liz’s art gallery. This cooking for a cause cocktail party featured superior meals perpared on the spot from Chef’d, a meal kit delivery service that provides customers with ingredients and recipes from their favorite chefs. Chef Ben Ford of the renowned Ford’s Filling Station restaurant made an appearance. There was special announcement, the SGK LA chapter’s volunteer Dimples (yes, that is her real name) celebrated her birthday as her team members surprised her with an elegant red velvet cake.
The preview gave supporters a sneak peek of the cooking challenge charity, Culinary Showdown, that will be held on October 22nd in Los Angeles. This event will have participants cook with celebrity chefs in teams as they compete with each other to raise money for breast cancer.