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April 27 – Junior League of Toronto’s Chef’s Showcase Fundraiser
April 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm EDT
Join us at George Brown College’s Chef School for a cocktail-style evening with food and wine with some of Toronto’s top chefs, while also helping raise funds to support our community programming:
* JLT Culinary Scholarships for graduates of George Brown College’s ACET program for persons recovering from mental health and addiction
* Advocacy and education around the issue of Human Sex Trafficking
* Youth programming on CAMH’s Early Psychosis Wing
Get to know one of the participating chefs joining us!
Gurth M. Pretty knows cheese! He grew up in Montreal, studied at George Brown College’s Chef School and worked as a professional cook in Atlanta, Dublin, Paris, Brussels and Nuremberg.
He authored the World Gourmand Cookbook Award winning The Definitive Guide to Canadian Artisanal & Fine Cheese and co-authored The Definitive Canadian Wine & Cheese Cookbook, and judged cheese at The Canadian Cheese Grand Prix, the Canadian Cheese Awards & the World Championship Cheese Competition. He is also the president of the jury at the International Cheese Competition by SIAL Canada.
In 2021, he opened his south Mississauga-based shop, Lakeview Cheese Galore.
Buy your tickets to the Chef’s Showcase now! https://members.jlt.org/?nd=ticket_single&fundraiser_id=33.
The Junior League of Toronto is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. The Junior League of Toronto has been impacting the Greater Toronto Area in a positive way for 86 years.