Story and Photos by Bruce Montgomery
Food Now held their 2012 Celebration of Donors party at Two Bunch Palms Resort and Spa in Desert Hot Springs on Thursday night beginning at 6:00 p.m. Master of Ceremonies for the event was Channel 2 meteorologists Patrick Evans.
Our beloved City Manager and his wife Joyce were special honorees. Many people turned out for the $150 per plate dinner to show their respect and appreciation to the Daniels for their commitment to the Food Now Program and their service and leadership in making our city a better place in which to live.
Co-chairs for the event were Food Now Executive Director John Brown with Michael O-Keefe and Davie Peet.
Singing chef, Barry Minniefield provided delicious hors d’oeuvres and entertainment. Bar One provided the bar. All proceeds went to benefit Food Now.
Food Now is located at 14080 Palm Drive, Suite E. in Desert Hot Springs, CA. They distribute nutritionally balanced bags of food at no cost to close to 600 families per week three days a week.