Toast to the Children


Toast to the Children

By Marcus Samuelsson | April 26, 2012

With Al Roker

Here are just a few photos from the Toast to the Children event benefitting Children of Bellevue held at Tom Colicchio’s Riverpark on Tuesday night. A few highlights included the amazing urban garden outside, running into some old friends, and the great effort all the chefs there put into making the night a success. Read More


Join Me At Toast To The Children

By Marcus Samuelsson | April 20, 2012

Children of Bellevue Toast to the Children Poster

One of the many, many great charities in New York City is Children of Bellevue’s Toast to the Children event. This year the event will be held on Tuesday, April 24th and the emcee of the night will once again be board member and honorary chair, Tom Colicchio. As part of America’s oldest public hospital, Children of Bellevue raises money to fund the development of programs that improve the health and well-being of pediatric patients. Donations and proceeds from the Toast to the Children event ensure that those that need healthcare and medical attention will never be turned away.

A few tickets to the VIP reception and general admission are still available and it’s a great way to sample what the chefs around NYC are creating. There’ll be a silent auction (you can bid on dinner for two at Red Rooster!) and plenty of opportunity to mingle with fellow foodies, chefs and former contestants from past seasons of Top Chef.

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Streetbird Rotisserie
Marcus’ Bermuda
Eatery Social Taqueria
Red Rooster Harlem
Ginny’s Supper Club
Uptown Brasserie
American Table Cafe and Bar
Kitchen and Table
American Table Brasserie and Bar
Marc Burger