It’s hard to imagine that anything good can come from a disaster like the one that hit Puerto Rico recently, but in the wake of Hurricane Maria celebrity chef Jose Andres is changing the way emergency relief organizations think about feeding people. What he and his organization have done to help feed people in Puerto Rico is remarkable. Don’t know what I’m talking about? Read this.
On Tuesday, November 21st, the Screening Room at Naked City Brewery hosts an event to benefit World Central Kitchen, the organization with which Jose Andres works. Pints for Puerto Rico is a way for you to enjoy some great beer and contribute to this worthy cause. Information below from the event organizers.
Pints for Puerto Rico: how drinking beer can be a humanitarian effort! on November 21st 6-9pm @ Naked City Brewery’s Screening Room, 21+
A Seattle Beer Community Fundraiser to Benefit World Central Kitchen’s Chefs for Puerto Rico featuring Galaxy DJ, food by Cameron Catering, auction items representing the best of Seattle’s Beer Community! Brought to you by Phinney Neighborhood Association, Naked City, Cameron Catering and Windermere Greenwood’s Sharon O’Mahony. Jackie Dodd, the Beeroness, will be in attendance to do a feature on this event for 1889 magazine.
The Mission: 100% of all monies received will go directly to World Central Kitchen’s #chefsforpuertorico led by Chef Jose Andres who is currently on the ground in Puerto Rico feeding tens of thousands of people daily and have now fed 2.2 million people. You can learn more about the organization and those efforts here: https://twitter.com/chefjoseandres?lang=en and https://www.worldcentralkitchen.org/
Donation entry includes one raffle ticket for entry prize – rare collection of bottle beer.