Thank you for attending Big Chefs, Big Gala!
By the Numbers:
622 Tickets sold
Thanks to the generosity of our gala attendees we will be able to make 218 new matches!
Miss Spanish Springs, Miss Sparks, Miss Washoe County and Miss Nevada’s Outstanding Teen generously donated their time and operated our selfie booth at the event.
Chef Colin Smith of Roundabout Grill and Roundabout Catering & Events getting ready to serve up monkfish with butter poached lobster!
The Young Professionals Committee posing by their “Money Tree”. This year, the YPC gathered over $3,000 dollars worth of gift cards to gift with the tree and donated the raffle proceeds to us!
The excited winners of the Money Tree!
A special thank you to our participating chefs and sponsors!
Thierry Bregeon, Asst. Executive Chef, Grand Sierra Resort
Cliff Denny, Executive Chef, Grand Sierra Resort
Eddy Guzman, Pastry Chef, Grand Sierra Resort
Jennifer Kovacs,Pastry Chef, Grand Sierra Resort
Michael Mahoney, Charlie Palmer Steak
Beatrice Muller, The Grand Buffet
Christian Christensen, SÜP
Jessie Henderson & Haley Mosely, Two Chicks & Gourmelt
Erika Pinto, Liberty Food & Wine Exchange
Michael Woodall, Bistro 7