Philadelphia's premier restaurants and chefs will come together for an evening of fabulous food and fun for the annual Signature Chefs Gala. It is a delicious opportunity to meet the chefs, savor their best dishes, bid on unique auction packages and enjoy a wonderful meal in the company of others who are helping ensure all babies are born healthy.
Silent Auction and Restaurant Tasting at 6:30 PM
Live Auction and Program at 8:00 PM
Honorary Chair: Carolyn Jackson, Chief Exectuive Officer, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
Honorary Chair Emeritus: Larry R. Kaiser, MD; Chief Executive Officer, Temple University Health System; Dean, Temple University School of Medicine; Senior Executive Vice President for Health Sciences.
Citizen of the Year: David H. Lipson; President Philadelphia Magazine
Roosevelt Award for Service to Humanity: Jack Ludmir, MD; Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pennsylvania Hospital; Vice Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Penn Medicine
Philadelphia Culinary Excellence Award: Michael Schulson; Sampan, Izakaya and The Saint James.
Honorary Chefs: Chef Jon Cichon; Lacroix and Chef Nicholas Elmi; Laurel.
Chef Sponsor: St. Christopher's Hospital for Children and Independence Blue Cross
Gold Sponsor: Lincoln Financial Group, Penn Medicine, Seed the Dream Foundation, Temple
Anniversary Sponsors: Torcon
Silver Sponsors: Bet Investments, Cigna, Comcast Spectacor, Destination Maternity, Dilworth, Drexel University School of Medicine, Drexel University School of Nursing, EwingCole, The Governor's Woods Foundation, Midas Air Corp, PepBoys, Philadelphia Magazine, ReedSmith, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, and Einstein
Corporate Table Sponsor: Allied Barton and CBRE
Media Sponsors: Mid Atlantic Events Magazine
Fork - Chef Kulp
Morgan Pier - George Sabatino
Le Virtu - Joe Cicala
Sbraga - Kevin Sbraga
Waterworks - Curtis Johnson
Supper - Mitch Prensky
Will Byob - Chris Kearse
Federation - Chef Robinson
Marigold - Rob Halpern
Cook - Lou Boquila
Ristorante Panorama - Rosario Romano
Chef John Anderson
Pub and Kitchen, Chef Eli Collins
Taqueria Feliz, Chef Tim Spinner
Matyson & Cheu Noodle Bar
Margaret Kuo's, Chef Kuo
For more information or to learn about sponsorship opportunities, contact Amanda Young at (484) 685-5851.