The 18th Annual Food Allergy Ball, benefiting Food Allergy Research & Education The ball, which drew 550 supporters, is a signature event for FARE, the nations leading advocacy organization working on behalf of the 15 million Americans wit h food allergies
The evening will honor Joseph Ianniello, chief operating officer, CBS Corporation, for his commitment to FARE’s mission. Mario Carbone, Rich Torrisi and Jeff Zalaznick of Major Food Group received the Lifetime Achievement Award, presented to an outstanding restaurateur and culinary team for their commitment to excellence and compassion for diners with food allergies. Delta Air Lines is the Corporate Dinner Honoree, being recognized for significant contributions in improving accommodations for airline passengers will food allergies.
Ticket prices were: Tables $50,000, $25,000 and $15,000, and individual tickets are available for $5,000, $2,500 and $1,000.
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