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Chefs, sponsors asked to 'Get Cookin'' for Atlantic City Boys & Girls Club

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The Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City is heading back to the kitchen to help fund the group's programs.

"Let's Get Cookin' 2024" will revive the former Men & Women R' Cookin' that had been a regular event since 2001.

The contest is a community event to raise funds for and awareness of the city's Boys & Girls Club.

"We're thrilled to revive the beloved culinary tradition of Let's Get Cookin' here in Atlantic City," Boys & Girls CEO Charles A. Wallace II said. "This event not only showcases the culinary talents of our community but also provides crucial support for our club.

"By coming together to cook, taste, and celebrate, we're making a real difference in the lives of local youth, empowering them to thrive and succeed," he added. "We invite chefs, sponsors, and the community to join us in this exciting endeavor."

The event is from 6 to 8 p.m. May 21, 2024 at the Showboat Resort Atlantic City.

VIP Admission begins at 5 p.m, with access to the VIP lounge.

The event features 100 Amateur and Professional Chefs who decorate their space and create delicious recipes to be sampled by the attendees and judged in a variety of categories. Each attendee receives a bound recipe book.

Proceeds from Let's Get Cookin' 2024 will directly contribute to sustaining and expanding the various programs offered by the Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City.

Meet AC President and CEO Larry Sieg will chair the event with Sharon Franz, the Sales and Marketing director for the Steel Pier.

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A committee of professionals are volunteering their time to help coordinate the event.

Tickets are $100 for general admission and $150 for VIP.

CLICK HERE For general admission and VIP tickets, sponsorship opportunities, and chef registration, visit Let's Get Cookin'2024 - ACBGC.


Lynda Cohen

BreakingAC founder who previously worked in newspapers for more than two decades. She is an NJPA award-winner and was a Stories of Atlantic City fellow.




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