Restaurant Gala Raises Over $230,000 for Student Scholarships
The 36th annual Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala, with the help of guests, sponsors and donors, raised $234,475, and showcased 40 of the region’s top restaurants at the March 14 event. Nearly 900 guests were in attendance at Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center in Atlantic City, which hosted the annual fundraiser. This year’s Gala featured the theme, “Recipe for Success,” showcasing the extraordinary talent and cooking expertise of the students and alumni of the Academy of Culinary Arts. Academy students prepared thousands of delicious hot and cold hors d’oeuvres served during the cocktail reception.