Dining Out for HIV/AIDS Benefit

Posted on Wednesday, February 6, 2008



Dining Out For HIV/AIDS & Family Services: Project One
Tuesday February 19th 7:00PM
Join Avalon Restaurant for a great cause, hosted by Marissa Brandt – Lee & Christopher Frank…

Marissa Brandt – Lee, a 17 year old senior at Downingtown High School, wanted to come up with a graduation project that would make a difference. Marissa along with the help of Avalon Restaurant’s manager Christopher Frank, have created a great event for a great cause…

On Tuesday, February 19th at 7:00pm, please join Marissa for a Five Course Dinner at Avalon Restaurant that will benefit Family Service of Chester County: Project One. The cost is $60 per person and also includes live entertainment, silent auction and raffles.

Project One helps people living with HIV/AIDS in Chester County. The goal of Project One is to reach out to those individuals who presently feel isolated from support systems, and offer them the opportunity of financial, emotional and physical resources. The mission of Project ONE is to provide a safe, confidential, warm and nurturing environment for those facing the challenges of HIV/AIDS in the County.

5-Course Menu

Roasted Eggplant, Porcini & Polenta Terrine
Orange – Fennel Jam, Foie Gras Jus

Baby Arugula with Goat Cheese Crostini
Candied Pecans, Tri – Berry Vinaigrette

Mac & Cheese with Boschetto al Tartufo
Orecchiette Pasta, Pecorino Pepato, Mascarpone Cheese,
Herbed Panko Crusted Gratin

Crisp Duck Breast
Caramelized Brussels Sprouts with Pancetta, Black Cecci Beans,
Balsamic – Sherry Agro Dolce
Pan Seared Mahi Mahi
Risotto Couscous, Cinzano Brown Butter Sauce

White Chocolate Mousse with Dark Chocolate Pate

Silent Auction & Raffle ticket Sponsors:

Faunbrook Bed & Breakfast
Eclat Chocolates
Limoncello Risorante
The Running Store
Plane Jane
Avalon Restaurant
Halladay Florist
Local artist John Lee

Raffle ticket and silent auction ballots are available for those who can not make the event. Please 610.436.4100 for more information.