The Great Chefs Event Benefitting Alex’s Lemonade Stand

On Tuesday evening top chefs from around the world gathered at Urban Outfitters World Headquarters Philadelphia on the Naval Yard waterfront for The 8th Annual Great Chefs Event Fundraiser.

The Great Chefs Event benefits The Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, named for 8 year old Alex Scott who succumbed to pediatric cancer in 2004. It also raises childhood cancer awareness and continues to help find a cure.

The event was hosted by James Beard Award winning chef Marc Vetri, restauranteur Jeff Benjamin, and James Beard Award winning chef Jeff Michaud.

Among the participants were Jose Garces of Garces Group Philadelphia, Iron Chef Michael Symon, Tom Colicchio; head judge of Bravo Network’s Top Chef, Vinny Dotolo & Jon Shook of Animal/Son of A Gun, Jonathan Waxman, Nancy Silverman, Marco Rossi, Marco Solomonov and a host of others.

Guests were treated to delectable bites prepared to serve, as well as  music, drinks, mingling, and a live auction that included a 6 person trip to Bergamo, Italy with Chef Marc Vetri.

To learn more about Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation or to donate, visit alexslemonade.org . For more information about The Great Chefs Event visit vetrifoundation.org

View more photos from this event here

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