AAJA SF’s signature culinary fundraiser, East West Eats: An Evening with the Bay Area’s Best Chefs, is back June 14th!

Master Chef and food consultant Martin Yan will be featured, as well as a spectacular menu of fine Asian cuisine from other top Asian chefs around the region. The event also will include wine, beer, a silent auction and entertainment.

East West Eats is a fundraiser for student journalism scholarships. As part of our commitment to promoting diversity in newsrooms, AAJA SF awards up to $15,000 each year in scholarships to deserving students interested in pursuing journalism careers.

We hope to see you June 14th for an evening of great food, wine and entertainment! For more information including purchasing tickets, go to www.aajasf.org/eastwesteats

EVENT DETAILS
WHAT: East West Eats: An Evening with the Bay Area’s Best Chefs
WHEN: 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 14, 2009
WHERE: San Francisco War Memorial & Performing Arts Center’s Green Room, 401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco 94102
CUISINE DETAILS: Martin Yan will be a featured chef. Cuisine from the following restaurants also will be featured: Betelnut, Butterfly, Crustacean, Hilton San Francisco, Le Colonial, Living Room Events, Maharani, Namu, Napa Silverado, Poleng Lounge, Ponzu, Shanghai 1930, Slanted Door and Urban Tavern.

DRINKS: Beverages provided by Chang Beer, New Zealand Winegrowers, Ku Day Ta Lounge and VitaminWater.
TICKETS: $65 for AAJA members and $75 for non-members before June 14. Prices are $75 for AAJA members and $85 for non-members at the door the day of the event. Tickets can be purchased in advance online at www.aajasf.org/eastwesteats

Comcast is a Gold Event Sponsor. Verizon Wireless is a Silver Sponsor. Thunder Valley Casino and Wells Fargo Bank are Jade Sponsors.