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July 26, 2018
CNY Central: How you can make food from the Philanthropic Foodies event

The Philanthropic Foodies will host their 7th Annual Culinary Showcase to benefit two Syracuse area charities. The event features local chefs, live and silent auctions and live entertainment.

July 25, 2018 Philanthropic Foodies - See the chefs, menus and dishes for 2018 (photos)

Whole hog, sweet pea puree, peanut butter ice cream, smoked corn salad and pistachio pesto pasta are just some of the foods available at this year's Philanthropic Foodies fundraiser.

The 2018 Philanthropic Foodies Culinary Showcase features 18 local chefs and will be at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown on Sunday.

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Eat and drink well for a good cause at Philanthropic Foodies, where 18 local chefs, chocolatiers  and other culinary talents will be serving an expansive menu of food offerings made with products from local purveyors, all paired with beers, wines, cocktails and local coffees. 

July 19, 2018
News Channel 9 Bridge Street: Peppino's Pistachio Pesto Pasta

General Manager Mitch Kinney from Peppino’s Restaurant and Caterings shares the recipe for Pistachio Pesto Pasta that you can taste at Philanthropic Foodies Annual Culinary Showcase event. The event allows visitors to eat, drink and give back to two local charities and will take place at the Marriott Syracuse on Sunday, July 29th from 4:00pm to 8:00pm at The Marriott Syracuse Downtown. 

July 19, 2018
News Channel 9 Bridge Street: Philanthropic Foodies' 7th Annual Culinary Showcase

It is time to celebrate as Philanthropic Foodies is hosting their Seventh Annual Culinary Showcase in Central New York. Co-Founder Renee Duffy announces that Friends of Dorothy House and The Shamrock Animal Fund will be this year’s recipients.

July 1, 2018
Saratoga Living: Food For Thought

"Eat, drink and give back" is the mantra of Philanthropic Foodies, a forward-thinking culinary showcase taking place on July 29 in Syracuse (about two-and-a-half hours west of Saratoga Springs).

June 29, 2018
Syracuse Woman Magazine: Food For a Cause

A little more than seven years ago, self-proclaimed foodies Renee and Tim Duffy were sitting with local chef Kevin Gentile, pitching him an idea that would eventually become Philanthropic Foodies, the annual event that’s raised more than $270,000 for local nonprofits.

June 27, 2018
7th Annual Philanthropic Foodies Culinary Showcase on July 29 will Feature 18 Local Chefs; Benefits 2 Local Nonprofits

The seventh annual Philanthropic Foodies culinary showcase, taking place on Sunday, July 29 at Marriott Syracuse Downtown from 4-8 p.m., will benefit Friends of Dorothy House and Shamrock Animal Fund.

July 27, 2017
Sixth Annual Philanthropic Foodies Culinary Showcase on July 30 to Benefit Two Local Nonprofits

The sixth annual Philanthropic Foodies culinary showcase, taking place on Sunday, July 30 at Rosamond Gifford Zoo from 4:30 to 8 p.m., will benefit Friends of Dorothy House and GiGi's Playhouse Syracuse.

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For those who appreciate good food for an even better cause, check out the sixth annual Philanthropic Foodies Culinary Showcase at Rosamond Gifford Zoo. The event benefits Friends of Dorothy House, a non-profit organization to benefit those diagnosed with AIDS and GiGi's Playhouse Syracuse, the local outpost of the national non-profit organization that offers therapeutic and educational programs for children with Down Syndrome.

July 26, 2017 'Foodies' fundraiser expands to Syracuse Zoo: See menu items for 2017

The 6th Annual Philanthropic Foodies fundraiser will be at Syracuse’s Rosamond Gifford Zoo on Sunday. The event features food from some of the area’s best-known restaurants and chefs. The evening benefits the Friends of Dorothy House and GiGi’s Playhouse Syracuse.

July 24, 2017
CNY Central: Brandon Roth Live at Aster Pantry & Parlor Previewing the Philanthropic Foodies Event

Chef Jason Jessmore of Aster Pantry and Renee Duffy of Philanthropic Foodies chat with Brandon Roth about our 6th annual event and share a preview of Chef Jessmore's dish - watermelon poke, made with fresh watermelon, sesame, scallions, cilantro, soy, chili and lime.

July 19, 2017
Syracuse New Times: A Foodies Feast For Several Good Causes

Philanthropic Foodies is the ultimate pop-up feast in Central New York. Meander from station to station and you’ll enjoy a “culinary showcase,” including desserts, prepared by more than a dozen of Central New York’s leading chefs, all donating their time and talents.

July 19, 2017
Good Spirits News: Upcoming Event – Philanthropic Foodies, Syracuse, NY, July 30, 2017

Everyone loves a pop-up food and beverage event! For the sixth year in a row, Philanthropic Foodies will be hosting one of Central New York’s premier culinary showcases.  Over a dozen of the area’s best chefs will be serving samples of some of their amazing appetizers, main courses and desserts. But, that’s not all, you can refresh your palate with a variety of beverages featuring everything from local spirits, wine, beer and coffee. 

July 19, 2017
Sunny 102: Chef Jason Jessmore Chats Philanthropic Foodies with Big Mike

Check out Chef Jason Jessmore of Aster Pantry & Parlor on 102.1 - Sunny 102 with Big Mike! Listen in to hear more about the 10 course "manipulation of senses" dining experience that Chef Jason and Chef Anthony Donofrio of Modern Malt will host for 10 lucky foodies -- an experience you can win ONLY at our live auction on 7/30!

July 26, 2016
Fifth Annual Philanthropic Foodies Culinary Showcase to Benefit Five Local Nonprofits on July 31

The fifth annual Philanthropic Foodies culinary showcase, taking place on Sunday, July 31 at SKY Armory from 4 to 8 p.m., will benefit Friends of Dorothy House, CancerConnects, The First Tee Syracuse, The Samaritan Center and On Point for College.

August 4, 2015
Syracuse New Times: The Dash - The Society Gurl visited the Philanthropic Foodies event

Blogger, vintage lover and cocktail shaker The Society Gurl (Jamie Ann Owens) visited Sky Amory in downtown Syracuse for the Philantrophic Foodies event.

August 3, 2015
Time Warner Cable News: 4th Annual Philanthropic Foodies Fundraiser Benefits 3 Syracuse Non-Profits

It was a night full of good food, for some good causes. The 4th annual Philanthropic Foodies fundraiser featured culinary tastings from 11 area chefs and restaurants. There were also beverage pairings from local breweries, wineries and restaurants, as well as a live and silent auction.

July 31, 2015
Time Warner Cable News: Culinary Showcase to Raise Money for Charities

The 4th annual Philanthropic Foodies showcase will take place Sunday in the Sky Armory on South Clinton Street.  It will again feature culinary tastings from chefs from 12 restaurants as well as some beverage pairings from local breweries. 

July 30, 2015 Philanthropic Foodies: Syracuse's chef-based fundraiser gets bigger and better

It began in 2012 with three chefs donating their time and talents to a good cause. This year it features chefs from 11 restaurants dazzling diners with creative foods and some over-the-top presentations. It now benefits three charitable groups.