BOYS & GIRLS CLUB NEWS & EVENTS
South Jersey's Men R' Cookin' - Celebrates its Sweet 16!
Thursday, Feb. 16th, 2017
Location : Harrah's Resort and Casino
777 Harrah's Blvd., Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City proudly presents its 16th annual South Jersey’s Men R’ Cookin’ (SJMRC) event on February 16, 2017. We are very excited to announce that Caesars Entertainment has graciously agreed to be our Host Sponsor once again this year and has offered their new state-of-the-art conference center at Harrah’s Atlantic City.
South Jersey’s Men R’ Cookin’ has become one of the region’s favorite signature events drawing participants and guests from throughout Atlantic County and beyond. This meaningful event uses the symbolic theme of men as cooks to raise funds to support the Boys & Girls Club, which is Atlantic County’s largest youth development organization. Our Club has been serving the children of Atlantic City for over 43 years with over 1,100 members attending our after-school programs and summer camp. South Jersey’s Men R’ Cookin’ is a relaxed evening of great food and entertainment. With a wide array of appetizers, soups, salads, entrees, desserts, & beverages of every kind, this event has something for everyone!
This year our event will feature 70 professional and amateur chefs from the community who will each prepare delicious recipes offerings to be savored by over 600 attendees. This year’s theme, “Men R’ Cookin’ Celebrate it’s Sweet 16” celebrates our 16 years of continued support for our Boys & Girls Club youth and acknowledges the enthusiastic support from our generous community, Our Mission, to provide the resources for the development of young people, from all backgrounds, to realize their full potential as responsible, caring adults, is only accomplished by working TOGETHER!
Dan Goldberg, Jennifer Off and Sabrina Tracy are thrilled to serve as Co-chairs this year; and together with a committee of dedicated volunteers, have created a memorable evening.
There are several sponsorship opportunities available in which your company can become involved in either a passive or an active role. Please take the time to review the various sponsorships that are available for SJMRC 2017 and select the one that is best for your company. We promise you great exposure from the event, and we know that you will be hold in high regard by the community by choosing to become involved. Not only will your company earn valuable recognition through this association, you will be helping to support what has been identified through several community surveys as the community’s most important need. The work of the Boys & Girls Club has never been more vital for the youth of Atlantic City.
2017 Committee Members
Dan Goldberg, Jennifer Off and Sabrina Tracy, Co-chairs
Dee Campbell, Michelle Carrera, Fran Coppola, Scott Fuerman
Quanda Grasty, Kathy Heery, Kim Spencer Hudgins, Nikki Jackson, Bruce Johns
Cathleen Kiernan, Phyllis Lacca, Jean McAlister, Diane McKoy, Shellee Milgram,
Michele Musto, Sandy Reed, Sharon Simon, Tracey Triniwell, Shannon Wray-Norris
Purpose : To raise funds to provide for the sustainability of the Boys & Girls Club of AC
The Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City provides the resources for the development of young people, from all backgrounds, to realize their full potential as responsible, caring, adults.
Visibility : All Media Outlets
Our signature Men R' Cookin' Event will receive coverage throughout the tri-state area via a variety of media outlets. The event draws over 600 attendees each year and is one of the most anticipated fundraisers in the community. Top sponsors will enjoy coverage in all public correspondence including print media, radio, all printed materials (invitations, thank-you ads, etc.), Boys and Girls Club of Atlantic City website, corporate signage at event, and Facebook page, Instagram and Twitter feed.
Contact : Christina Frommer
The Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City
317 N. Pennsylvania Ave./ Atlantic City, NJ 08401
609-347-2697 (telephone) 609-347-8476 (fax)