Cuisine for a Cause

Don’t miss this year’s event!  The event is Friday, February 7, 2014 at the Radisson Paper Valley beginning with cocktails at 5:30 pm. This is a competition among local celebrities and their Chef partners from the area’s best restaurants- all benefitting Rebuilding Together Fox Valley!  Two teams at a time will square off to present their course. Guests will be given a tasting of each teams’ culinary masterpiece and may then vote with their dollars for their favorite dish. In between courses, music and entertainment will be once again be provided by Jazz Orgy and the flow of the evening will be controlled by our Masters of Ceremonies, Kathi Seifert, retired Executive Vice President for the Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Cathie Tierney, CEO of Community First Credit Union and Travis Andersen, President of St. Elizabeth Hospital. 

This year’s Celebrity/Chef teams will be:

Amanda Secor/Community First Credit Union paired with Larry DeFranza and Kari Mueller/Carmella’s Italian Bistro

DeDe Heid/Heid Music paired with Peter Kuenzi/Zuppa’s

Julie Bongers/Bonger’s Family and Friends paired with Kelli Barnes and Chef Adam/Kangaroost

Steve Tyink/Miron paired with Scott Finley/Fox Valley Technical College

Jess Dennis/ paired with Rebecca Brown/Happy Bellies Bake Shop

Bill Bassett/Bassett Mechanical paired with Scott Halbach/Houdini’s Gastro Pub

Kim Barnas/ThedaCare paired with Larry London/ThedaCare

Josif Wittnik/Salon CTI paired with Hiro/Katsu Ya

Please check out the website at and purchase your tickets or make a donation to your favorite team.  We hope you can join us this year for a night of great food, big fun and  a great cause!