MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Mount Kisco Child Care Center's12-annual signature fundraising gala, known as "Feed Me Fresh: An Edible Evening," will be held on Saturday evening.
The gala, which starts at 6 p.m., will take place at Eric Hadar's Ivanna Farms in Bedford Corners. Hadar is also this year's "champion sponsor" for the gala.
The center, which also goes by its initials of "MKCCC," is honoring board member Linda Mahon, who has served for a decade.
Mahon, MKCCC notes, served as its co-president in 2011 and was co-chair for the 4th-annual holding of the gala in 2008. She has also been involved with area organizations that include the Boys and Girls Club of Northern Westchester, along with the John Jay Homestead, MKCCC added.
The gala will also honor The Junior League of Northern Westchester, MKCCC notes, which helped to found the center in 1971.
Kelly Sullivan of Chappaqua's Quaker Hill Tavern is this year's event chair, MKCCC notes. The gala's honorary co-chairs include Jim Wood, Lee Manning-Vogelstein, Jennifer Madden, Stuart Marwell, Jessica Inglis, Blakely Brodbeck and Kate Horn.
The night will include foods from an array of Mount Kisco and Chappaqua restaurants, according to MKCCC. It will also feature live and silent auctions, along with a live jazz ensemble.
The gala has an extensive list of sponsors.
MKCCC states, "Additional key sponsors, to date, include Blakely & Martin Brodbeck, Rebecca & Jeff Cerutti, Tom Coleman & Sarah Fashena, Lisa & Tom Cohn, Curtis Instruments, Entergy, Rebecca & Ari Fleischer, HomeSquare, Integral Derivatives (Tanya & Peter Schwarz), Penney & Gerry Klingman, Jennifer & Dave Madden, Linda Mahon & Robert Saunders, Fran Osborne & Nick Markoff, Rebecca & Arthur Samberg, Nancy & Ken Stein, Beverley & Sabin Streeter, Suburban Wines & Spirits, TD Bank, Thompson & Knight LLP, Toshiko & Joseph Tompkins, Sara Weale & John Rudge, Twink & Jim Wood, and Jodi & Mitchell Waxman."
More information on the gala is available here.