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Forum 35’s Uncorked March Event Donates to Triumph Kitchen

Thursday, May 8, 2014   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Kelly Glymph
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Forum 35’s Uncorked March Event Donates to Triumph Kitchen

From left: Christy Chachere, Courtney Hunt, Dixon McMakin, Chef Chris Wadsworth, and a Triumph Kitchen student.

BATON ROUGE – Forum 35’s Uncorked donated more than $650.00 to Triumph Kitchen from their March 27 event. The check hand-off occurred May 7 and was accepted by Chef Chris Wadsworth of Triumph Kitchen.

The March Uncorked event, held in downtown Baton Rouge at Triumph Kitchen and Ruffino’s Catering at De La Ronde Hall, had 107 attendees.

Uncorked co-chair Christy Chachere said, “We were very excited to support our charity partner Triumph Kitchen run by Chef and Sommer Wadsworth, a non-profit venue that serves as a training facility for at risk youth in learning culinary, hospitality and life-skills to build successful futures, at the last Uncorked event. We had a great turnout with delicious food from Ruffino's Catering at De La Ronde Hall and fun entertainment by Minos the Saint!"

Forum 35's Uncorked hosts wine tasting events three times per year on behalf of benefitting local charities. Each event features a different local charity at a different location with a rotating selection of wine. Proceeds from each event benefit Forum 35 and the charity being featured. Follow Forum 35’s Uncorked on Facebook @BRUncorked.

Nonprofits interested in partnering with Forum 35’s Uncorked for a future event can apply online at by clicking on the Charity Application Form.

Forum 35’s Uncorked is sponsored by Capital City Grill and Stroubes Seafood & Steaks.

Forum 35 is a community of young men and women improving Baton Rouge. Forum 35 is a nonprofit organization that depends on individual membership and the generosity of corporate partners including Jones Walker, Launch Media, and Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers. For more information about Forum 35 visit Connect with Forum 35 on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @Forum35.


Contact: Kelly Glymph
VP of Communications

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