Online bidding closed at 12 noon, Thursday October 23, 2014, and in-person bidding concluded at the gala that evening.
A total of $15,650 was raised by Milwaukee chefs at our gala!
Congratulations to our winners, and many thanks to donors and bidders alike. Your generosity supports Neighborhood House children and families.
Mark Weber Dinner
Always a favorite at the Neighborhood House Annual Celebration! Imagine an exquisite 4-5 course Sunday dining experience for eight (8), created by Milwaukee’s premier Star Chef, Mark Weber of the Mason Street Grille at the Pfister Hotel. (Dinner mutually agreed upon Sunday evening no later than October 23, 2015.)
Ben Christiansen In-home Dinner
Ben Christiansen, one of Milwaukee’s leading sommeliers, will serve dinner for 8 in your own home! Ben has cooked in some of the Midwest’s finest restaurants, including Charlie Trotter’s in Chicago, a Wine Spectator Grand Award Winner, and Dream Dance in Milwaukee, a four-star Durona Award Winner. He pursues his passions for pairing great wine and great food at Waterford Wine Co. (Dinner mutually agreed upon Sunday evening no later than October 23, 2015.)
Erik Hansen Dinner
Experience the best of Milwaukee when Chef Erik Hansen cooks up a feast for eight (8) in your home. Chef Hansen is one of the most versatile chefs in Milwaukee with an extensive background in Italian and artisanal cuisine. (Dinner mutually agreed upon Sunday evening no later than October 23, 2015.)
Jed Hunter Dinner
Enjoy an upscale in-home dining experience for eight (8) with Chef Jed Hunter of the SURG Restaurant group. Chef Hunter brings eclectic experience from one of Milwaukee’s highest quality restaurant groups to a memorable evening in your home. (Dinner mutually agreed upon Sunday evening no later than October 23, 2015.)
Chris Julga Dinner
Chef Chris Julga, a talented young chef with the Bartolotta Group, will create a memorable evening for eight (8) in your home. Chef Julga will deliver a savory, classic menu of four star quality. Skills he has honed through his experiences a Mr. B’s steakhouse, Smyth at the Iron Horse Hotel, and the Grain Exchange, a premier Bartollotta catering venue. (Dinner mutually agreed upon Sunday evening no later than October 23, 2015.)
Peter Sandroni Dinner
Chef-owner Peter Sandroni of LaMerenda will create a one-of a kind dining experience for 8 in your home. Since opening in 2007, LaMerenda offers an international menu sourced from local ingredients. (Dinner mutually agreed upon Sunday evening no later than October 23, 2015.)
Winning Bid: $1000.00
Edwin Evers Fishing Experience
Learn expert tips and tricks as you and a friend fish the day away with Bassmaster Elite Pro Angler Edwin Evers. Cruise the lake on his tournament equipped boat. Available at a mutually agreed upon place and date. Every fisherman’s dream!
Donor: Edwin Evers
Winning Bid $1,700