FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 22, 2014
Contact: Bevin Theodore
Director of PR & Communications
Evening of food, wine pairings at Corked to benefit KidsPeace
The Lehigh Valley Board of Associates is presenting the June 11 fundraiser in Bethlehem
BETHLEHEM – The KidsPeace Lehigh Valley Board of Associates invites you to a sophisticated evening of food and wine pairings and live jazz music at Corked Wine Bar and Steak House.
Tickets are on sale now for the event, planned for 5 to 8 p.m., Wed., June 11, at the restaurant at 515 Main St., Bethlehem. Individual tickets are $100, and sponsorship opportunities range from $400 to $2,000. All proceeds from the event benefit the KidsPeace Children’s Fund, which is used to address areas of greatest need within the organization’s programs for children and teenagers. Each ticket entitles the participant to a full array of wine and food pairings from Corked’s menu, which includes delicacies such as Guinness-braised short ribs and wasabi pea-crusted salmon.
Members of the KidsPeace Board of Associates are Scott Allison, of Norris McLaughlin & Marcus; Anne Baum, of Capital BlueCross; Greg Butz, of Alvin H. Butz; Tony DaRe, of BSI; Douglas Leonzi, of National Penn Financial; Winnie Melinsky, of Caruso Benefits; Chuck Stehly, of Corporate Environments, A One Point Company; and Jeff Vaughn; of Voncom. For tickets, sponsorship opportunities or additional information on the fundraiser, please contact Patrick Slattery at 610-799-8326 or Patrick.email@example.com.
For 132 years, KidsPeace has been building on its expertise to give hope, help and healing to children, families and communities throughout the United States. Through its comprehensive range of residential treatment programs; accredited educational services; unique psychiatric hospital and foster care and community-based programs, KidsPeace is dedicated to helping people connect, transform and overcome their challenges to ensure a stable future, transition to adulthood and gain independence. Since its doors opened in 1882, more than 200,000 children have participated in one of the multitude of programs KidsPeace offers. For additional resources or more information on how to get involved, become a foster parent or make a donation, please visit www.kidspeace.org. Follow us at www.facebook.com/kidspeace.org or on Twitter @KidsPeace.