Hyatt Regency Chicago and Momma Cuisine Team Up to Sponsor Charity Dinner for Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution and Purple Asparagus
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – May 22, 2012, – Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 East Wacker Drive, has teamed up with Momma Cuisine to sponsor a charity dinner for Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution campaign and Chicago based Purple Asparagus on Friday, June 1, 2012. Tickets for the event are limited and start at $100 per individual or $180 per couple. More information can be found at www.foodrevolutionday.com. Ticket proceeds will be split equally between Food Revolution and Purple Asparagus.
“Sponsoring this event is a great way to raise awareness for improved healthy living and smart eating, and is complementary of our global food philosophy, Food. Thoughtfully Sourced. Carefully Served.,” said Patrick Donelly, General Manager of Hyatt Regency Chicago. “With Hyatt’s new philosophy being introduced and with the tireless efforts of Food Revolution and Purple Asparagus, we can raise awareness for an important philosophy one event at a time.”
The benefit event comes on the wings of Hyatt’s launch of Food. Thoughtfully Sourced, Carefully Served., Hyatt’s global philosophy focused on sourcing and providing healthy food and beverage options for Hyatt guests and associates and that are good for the local communities in which they reside and good for the planet. Embarking on the journey to become the first global hospitality brand to make an effort of this magnitude, this philosophy will guide Hyatt Regency Chicago’s food and beverage planning from the operational level to guest experience. With this long term strategy, Hyatt Regency Chicago will work to anticipate and satisfy the evolving preferences of its guests, ensuring that travelers have more options to fit their needs and lifestyles while staying in Chicago.
About Hyatt Regency Chicago
Hyatt Regency Chicago, the largest hotel in the Midwest and Hyatt property in the world, features 2,019 guest rooms, 228,000 square feet of meeting and event space, and six restaurants and lounges. The hotel is located at 151 East Wacker Drive in the heart of downtown. Hyatt Regency Chicago borders the Magnificent Mile and is only blocks away from Chicago’s premier theatre, cultural, shopping and dining districts. For reservations, visitwww.chicagohyatt.com or call (800) 233-1234.
About Momma Cuisine
Momma Cuisine is a food, cooking and lifestyle blog meant to show busy mothers, (working and SAHM) that making “great everyday meals” can be achieved with using simple ingredients and basic cooking techniques. For more information visit mommacuisine.com.
About Food Revolution
Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution was launched in March 2010. The campaign is about saving the health of America’s next generation. Kids need better food at school and better health prospects. We need to keep cooking skills alive. Stand up and be counted – you have the power to make a difference. For more information visit jamieoliver.com.
About Purple Asparagus
Purple Asparagus educates children, families and the community about eating that’s good for the body and the planet. For more information visit purpleasparagus.com.