Honoree: Dr. Roger Vazquez, Neonatologist at Aultman Hospital
Honorary Chef: Chef Roger Thomas/ Piatto Novo - Roger Thomas' interest in cooking began as a small boy when he was continually getting in his mother's way in the kitchen of their home in Akron's North Hill. Formal training began with two years of classes in Vocational Baking and Commercial Foods at North High School. His first commercial job was at 16 at The Wine Merchant, a celebrated Akron Eatery. Roger has had extensive culinary experience in Europe from cooking in Scotland to oyster farming off the southern coast of France. He has trained with world-renowned chefs and is a James Beard award winner.
The Akron/Canton Signature Chef's Auction is a culinary event featuring several of the area's finest chefs, serving delectable dishes, while guests bid on live and silent auction items.
Tasting and Silent Auction: 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.
Program and Live Auction/Fund the Mission: 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Fund The Mission
With your support, March of Dimes can make a difference.
Both Signature Chef's Auction guests and supporters who are unable to attend the event are invited to Fund the Mission. Each gift is 100 percent tax deductible and helps the March of Dimes carry our its' mission through research, advocacy, community programs and professional education on the local, state and national levels.
Those interested in funding the mission have several options when donating: online (In the donation area to the right), mail, phone or in-person at the event.
For more information, please contact Laurie Meadows 216-503-8420 or email LMeadows@marchofdimes.com
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