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Second Harvest Food Bank presents #GivingTuesday

December 1, 2014 | By | Reply More
Second Harvest Food Bank presents #GivingTuesday

Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida is teaming up with WESH 2 News on #GivingTuesday to help provide 160,000 meals to families, seniors and kids in our community. Every dollar that you donate provides 4 meals to a hungry neighbor. DOUBLE YOUR IMPACT: Any gift donated on their page on December 2 will be matched […]

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MOSI Einstein on Food & Wine Festival Saturday Feb. 1

January 30, 2014 | By | Reply More
MOSI Einstein on Food & Wine Festival Saturday Feb. 1

MOSI will host their 19th Annual Einstein on Food & Wine Festival this Saturday, February 1st, 2014 at 7:00PM (VIP access begins at 6:00PM). Einstein on Food & Wine Festival is presented by ABC Fine Wine & Spirits and the Tampa Bay Times. ABC Fine Wine & Spirits will feature over 120 vintners with a […]

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Don’t Miss Tampa’s Repeal Day Party

December 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Don’t Miss Tampa’s Repeal Day Party

Repeal Day is December 5th which was founded in 1933 when this ugly thing in US History called Prohibition ended. This also happens to be my birthday! The Tampa Bay chapter of the United States Bartenders’ Guild (USBGTB) has celebrated Repeal Day since 2010 and holds an annual event that “celebrates the repeal of Prohibition […]

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Philippines Relief Tampa Fundraiser: Operation Tulong II – 11/23

November 18, 2013 | By | Reply More
Philippines Relief Tampa Fundraiser: Operation Tulong II – 11/23

This Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 – The Tampa Bay Filipino community will come together to hold a fundraiser for Philippines relief called Operation Tulong II at the Philippine Cultural  Enrichment Complex and the Bayanihan Arts and Events Center. The original Operation Tulong raised $16,000 for victims of an earthquake in October, this event hopes to raise […]

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D1 Sports Tampa Food Truck Festival – 07/13

July 12, 2013 | By | Reply More
D1 Sports Tampa Food Truck Festival – 07/13

Generation Food Truck’s monthly event at D1 Sports in Citrus Park will occur this Saturday, July 13th, 2013 from 5:00-9:00PM. The proceeds of this month’s dodgeball tournament will go to Mother’s Against Drunk Driving (madd). Any dollar donation signs up a team of 6 to 10 players. This event is sponsored by Ace High Printing and […]

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Feeding America Tampa Bay Tour

August 23, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Feeding America Tampa Bay Tour

I recently went on a tour of the main facility for local non-profit organization, Feeding America Tampa Bay. Of the 50 million people who are unsure where their next meal will come from, Feeding America Tampa Bay provides food to over 400,000 people in the West Central Florida. The mission of Feeding America Tampa Bay is […]

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Hope For Japan: Charity Dinner and Candlelight Vigil @ USF Tampa

April 7, 2011 | By | Reply More
Hope For Japan: Charity Dinner and Candlelight Vigil @ USF Tampa

“We all know of the devastation that happened in Japan on March 11, 2011. -A deadly 8.9 earthquake and a massive 23 foot tsunami stormed the country -The effects of this natural disaster has killed over 10,000 innocent people and left over 500,000 homeless and thousands have been without power -The effects of these disasters […]

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Japan Day: Japan Relief in Tampa

April 3, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Japan Day: Japan Relief in Tampa

Many local Tampa Bay residents ran a relief event yesterday called Japan Day. Volunteers included Japanese teachers, exchange students, Japanese Club at USF members, and many more. Many booths were at the event and including an origami booth, food stands, kimono (yukata) photo booth, and performances. The event raised over $2,600 for Japan Relief and […]

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Help Japan During This Crisis.

March 14, 2011 | By | Reply More
Help Japan During This Crisis.

It’s no secret that Japanese cuisine is one of my favorites and I love Japan and Japanese culture in general. In case you haven’t been keeping up with the news, Japan was struck by a 8.9 earthquake this past Friday (the 5th largest earthquake in recorded history). This earthquake created a deadly tsunami that wreaked […]

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