Copabanana South Street Launches GoFundMe Campaign
Fundraisers / South Street

Copabanana South Street Launches GoFundMe Campaign

Copabanana, the legendary Philadelphia bar and restaurant located at 344 South Street, is seeking the public’s help to stay in business.  A Facebook ad exclaiming to help “Help Save South Street’s Iconic Copabanana!” popped up without much more information. Philly Grub reached out to learn more. A GoFundMe campaign was launched on January 4th to … Continue reading

Cooks Who Care Fundraiser & Book Celebration
Chefs / Fundraisers

Cooks Who Care Fundraiser & Book Celebration

Cooks Who Care, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting the health and well-being of food and beverage industry workers, is celebrating the upcoming virtual and in-store launch of the first ever Cooks Who Care Community Cookbook: Entertaining for Mental Health (Philly Edition) with “Nobody Knows”, a fundraising soirée at Stratus Rooftop Lounge on Monday, November 21 from 6pm – 9pm.  This industry night-inspired event includes … Continue reading

Philabundance and Houston Food Bank Announce Fundraising Challenge to Strike Out Hunger
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Philabundance and Houston Food Bank Announce Fundraising Challenge to Strike Out Hunger

Coming off a recent win in a challenge with Feeding San Diego last week, Philabundance has now challenged the Houston Food Bank to take part in the Strike Out Hunger Campaign. While the Philadelphia Phillies and San Diego Padres faced off for the National League title, the two organizations went head-to-head to see who could … Continue reading

Philabundance and Feeding San Diego Announce Fundraising Challenge to Strike Out Hunger
Fundraisers / Sports

Philabundance and Feeding San Diego Announce Fundraising Challenge to Strike Out Hunger

Philabundance, a hunger relief organization serving Southeastern Pennsylvania and Southern Jersey, and Feeding San Diego, the Feeding America food bank serving San Diego, have entered into a fundraising challenge to support hunger relief efforts in both the Philadelphia and San Diego region. As the Philadelphia Phillies and San Diego Padres face each other on the … Continue reading

FringeArts Benefit FringeFEAST debuts on October 18
Chefs / Fundraisers

FringeArts Benefit FringeFEAST debuts on October 18

FringeArts, Philadelphia’s home for contemporary performance and progressive world-class art, presents the inaugural FringeFEAST, a one-of-a-kind collaborative dinner featuring top tier cuisine, seasonal libations, and extravagant entertainment while benefiting FringeArts, on Tuesday, October 18 at 7pm at La Peg (140 N Columbus Blvd).  FringeFEAST consists of seven of Philadelphia’s most promising Chefs presenting a five-course, prix fixe dinner showcasing a variety of Philadelphia’s distinctive … Continue reading

Spataro’s Offers Pink Cheesesteaks for Domestic Violence Victims Fundraiser
Cheesesteaks / Fundraisers

Spataro’s Offers Pink Cheesesteaks for Domestic Violence Victims Fundraiser

Spataro’s Cheesesteaks, the 75-year-old cheesesteak brand located inside the iconic Reading Terminal Market, is adding something brand new to their menu to help raise money for victims of domestic violence. Beginning on Tuesday, September 27th and available through October 15th, Owner Alex Spataro will be offering his new Pink Cheesesteak at Spataro’s, which will feature … Continue reading

Iron Hill Partners with CureSearch on new Chocolate Peanut Butter Porter
Beer / Dessert / Fundraisers

Iron Hill Partners with CureSearch on new Chocolate Peanut Butter Porter

Iron Hill Brewery will release Kick Cancer’s Peanut Butt-er Porter brewed in collaboration with CureSearch for Children’s Cancer, a nonprofit working to end childhood cancer by driving targeted and innovative research with measurable results in an accelerated timeframe. Additionally, throughout September, Iron Hill is asking guests to “Eat Dessert” first or include in initial order … Continue reading

Over 50 Restaurants Participating in Team Burke Fundraiser this September
Chefs / Fundraisers

Over 50 Restaurants Participating in Team Burke Fundraiser this September

Beloved Philadelphia chef Jim Burke passed from lung cancer last month at age 49. Since then, there has been an outpouring of love and support for his wife Tina and children Dan and Sadie. A Go Fund Me is collecting donations to cover outstanding medical costs and help the family transition into this next phase … Continue reading

 “Pineapple Club Party” Fundraiser at Bok Bar
Chefs / Fundraisers

 “Pineapple Club Party” Fundraiser at Bok Bar

River Twice owner Amanda Rucker and Her Place Supper Club chef/owner Amanda Shulman have organized a culinary fundraiser they’re calling Pineapple Club Party – an event to raise money for abortion access – which will take place on the rooftop at Bok Bar on Sunday, September 18th from 2 to 5 p.m. The fundraiser, which features dishes from … Continue reading

Roaring Twenties Soirée & The Bee’s Knees Culinary Competition
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Roaring Twenties Soirée & The Bee’s Knees Culinary Competition

The Navy Yard will be the setting for a Roaring Twenties Soirée & Culinary Competition on Friday, September 16, 2022 from 7 to 10 p.m. Wear your best Gatsby attire for a 1920s cocktail party benefitting Stroud Water Research Center’s freshwater research, education, and watershed restoration. Enjoy small bites, Evil Genius beer, and a signature Giggle Water … Continue reading