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Chefs stir up interest for charity event

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ROCHELLE B. BIRKELO
September 24, 2011

What: Cookin' for a Cause benefit for YWCA Rock County, which is in its 89th year of serving people in the community.


When: 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13.


Where: Janesville Country Club, 2615 W. Memorial Drive, Janesville.


Tickets: $75 each by Tuesday, Oct. 11, or $ 100 at the door; $1,000 per corporate table of eight; $500 for a table of eight. Make checks payable to YWCA and mail to YWCA Rock County, 1735 S. Washington St., Janesville, WI 53546, or make reservations online at ywcachefs.com.


Required: Dressy business attire


-- Why you should go: Proceeds will help women who are survivors of domestic violence, children who need a safe place, women who need job training and career counseling and families that need childcare.


Diners will work their way through more than 20 chef stations of gourmet appetizers, entrees and desserts prepared by area chefs.


An auction will include customized chef packages, trips, art, services and more. Raffle prizes include jewelry and cash.


Whose cookin': Chefs include Christian Weiss from the Armory, Rebecca Fernandes from the Beloit Country Club, Dave Daniels from Best Events Catering, Joe Wollinger from Blackhawk Technical College, Richard Sweed from Central Coast Restaurant, Debb Sylvie from Decadence by Debb, Jim Elsberry from Elsberry's Edibles, Paula Folk from Glen Erin Golf Club, Kenn Roehl III from HHFFRRRGGH Inn, Edmund Halabi from Italian House, Rob Gamble from the Janesville Country Club, Joe Leonard from the Janesville Elks Club, Luke Karrels from Luke's Custard, Andrea Otis from Milwaukee Grill, Arrow Pullum from Ostera Designs, Chad Measner from O'Riley & Conway's Irish Pub, Brian Tychewicz from Prairie Woods Golf Course and Erik Kitzman from Speakeasy.


Sponsors: Bank of Milton, Blain Supply/Blain Farm & Fleet, E&D Waterworks, Hagen CPA, Husch Services, Janesville Athletic Club, Liberty Tax Service, M&I Bank, Madelyn Pendant, The Nimmo Group, Ott Schweitzer, Pelsue Orthodontics, Petry Chiropractic & Wellness Center, Reliable Properties-Nicole Yoss, RobinLynn Ballard Designs, Rock Road, South Padre Seafoods, Sysco and UAW Local 95 Women's Committee.


IF YOU GO

What: YWCA Rock County Cookin' for a Cause


When: 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13.


Where: Janesville Country Club, 2615 W. Memorial Drive, Janesville.


Tickets: $75 each by Tuesday, Oct. 11, or $ 100 at the door; $1,000 per corporate table of eight; $500 for a table of eight. Make checks payable to YWCA and mail to YWCA Rock County, 1735 S. Washington St., Janesville, WI 53546, or make reservations online at ywcachefs.com.


Required: Dressy business attire


Sponsors: Bank of Milton, Blain Supply/Blain Farm n' Fleet, E&D Waterworks, Hagen CPA, Husch Services, Janesville Athletic Club, Liberty Tax Service, M&I Bank, Madelyn Pendant, The Nimmo Group, Ott Schweitzer, Pelsue Orthodontics, Petry Chiropractic & Wellness Center, Reliable Properties-Nicole Yoss, RobinLynn Ballard Designs, Rock Road, South Padre Seafoods, Sysco and UAW Local 95 Women's Committee.



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