Best Cellars Dinners Raise Over $90,000 In Houston And Atlanta
October 19, 2010 at 9:46 AM (PT)
The T.J. MARTELL FOUNDATION’S BEST CELLARS DINNERS held recently in ATLANTA and HOUSTON brought together celebrities, top chefs and wine collectors to raise funds for cancer research at THE WINSHIP CANCER INSTITUTE at EMORY UNIVERSITY in ATLANTA and THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MD ANDERSON CANCER CENTER in HOUSTON, TX.
To date, the BEST CELLARS DINNERS combined have raised more than $2.7 million for cancer research. The inaugural BEST CELLARS CELEBRITY DINNER in HOUSTON, held on TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14th at RIVER OAKS COUNTRY CLUB raised more than $95,000.
BIGGER PICTURE artist CHRISTIAN KANE said: “I really enjoyed participating in the BEST CELLARS CELEBRITY DINNER in HOUSTON for the T.J. MARTELL FOUNDATION. It is important to be involved with an organization that raises funds for all types of cancer research. So many people have been affected by cancer and we need to do everything we can to help find a control and cure.”
The second annual ATLANTA’S BEST CELLARS DINNER, held on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 2nd at THE RITZ-CARLTON, BUCKHEAD raised more than $92,000.