Friends of James Beard Benefits®

Help support the next generation of great American chefs by hosting a Friends of James Beard Benefit at your restaurant!

By holding a Friends of James Beard Benefit, chefs have the opportunity to stage a high-profile event that supports James Beard Foundation scholarships and other culinary programs.

 

Benefits can be presented in a variety of formats:

 

  • Hosts can offer a multi-course tasting menu, a family-style Sunday Supper, or a walk-around party
  • Benefits may be hosted by a single chef or a group of chefs from a particular city or region
  • A restaurant can host its own stand-alone benefit, or a benefit can take place within a larger festival

 

Benefit hosts are invited to name their own scholarship and to determine who is eligible to apply.

 

If you're interested in hosting a benefit or would like to learn more, please contact Diane Harris Brown at dhbrown@jamesbeard.org or 212.627.1128.

 

Here's a taste of upcoming Friends of James Beard Benefit events around the country:

 

 

Sunday, March 22, 2015
Sunday Supper Chelsea Market, NYC
View event details.

 

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Scottsdale, AZ
View event details.

 

Friday, March 27, 2015
Palm Desert, CA
View event details.

 

Sunday, March 29, 2015
Las Vegas
View event details.

 

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Naples, FL
View event details.

 

Saturday, May 02, 2015
Amelia Island, FL
View event details.

 

To view our complete events calendar, click here.

 

April 2015

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Enlightened Eaters Thu, 04.02.2015
 
 
 
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Spring in Marin Tue, 04.07.2015
 
 
SoCal Farmhouse Wed, 04.08.2015
 
 
Vail, CO Fri, 04.10.2015
 
Rustic Modern Vermont Fri, 04.10.2015
 
 
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Songkran: Lao New Year Tue, 04.14.2015
 
Naples, FL Wed, 04.15.2015
 
Dean James Max and Friends Wed, 04.15.2015
 
Chicago Thu, 04.16.2015
 
 
Legendary Gem of Atlanta Fri, 04.17.2015
 
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Women of the Wild West Wed, 04.22.2015
 
 
 
Dayton, OR Sat, 04.25.2015
 
Laetitia Wine Celebration Sat, 04.25.2015
 
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Dynamic Duo Mon, 04.27.2015
 
Beltane in the Berkshires Tue, 04.28.2015
 
Gulf to Gotham Wed, 04.29.2015
 
Nashville Thu, 04.30.2015
 
Provocatively Elegant Thu, 04.30.2015
 
 
 
JBF Kitchen Cam