Andres will receive the C-CAP Honors Award, recognition granted to individuals within the culinary industry for exceptional leadership and achievements.
Elior North America is the lead sponsor of the event, which will feature culinary tastings prepared by over 30 of the city's finest chefs, including Chef Chair and C-CAP Board Co-Chair Marcus Samuelsson and Michelin Star Chefs Abram Bissell, Daniel Boulud, Markus Glocker, Alfred Portale, Thomas Keller, and Michael White, as well as CCAP alumni Cesar Gutierrez from Cafe Boulud and Yvan Lemoine from Union Fare.
program was developed to help disadvantaged children find culinary careers by teaching them the basics of professional cooking.
In North Carolina, C-CAP has helped the state map much of its submerged aquatic vegetation, giving resource managers information needed to protect these sensitive habitats from such disruptions as mechanical clam harvesting.
With the first stage of the protocol completed, C-CAP moves ahead to new challenges.
29th, benefits C-Cap, a nonprofit organization that provides high school students with training, scholarships and jobs in the food service industry.
The C-CAP reception will combine the talents and signature styles of 35 of New York's top chefs.
The impetus for C-CAP
started with a speech Grausman heard at a convention of culinary arts professionals.
manages the largest independent culinary scholarship program in the United States, awarding over $2,000,000 annually.
The appliance maker is the latest in a long list of kitchenware companies, including Wusthof, Cuisinart, Joyce Chen, Calphalon and T-Fal, to support the C-CAP
The evening's festivities also included a choral group of young artists led by Deborah Grausman, singing happy birthday to renowned Chef Lidia Bastianich, and a presentation by C-CAP
Alum Amar Santana, currently Executive Sous Chef at Aureole.
Fante's - with help from Lamson and Dura-Ware - made its donations through the Careers Through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP