Sat 7/13 @ 6-10PM
EDWINS restaurant at Shaker Square has gotten tons of kudos and press for its mission of training people returning to the community from prison for employment in upscale restaurants, training them in all aspects of food service.
To support this mission, EDWINS holds its annual La Bastille celebration, its major fundraiser of the year. Playing off France’s annual Bastille Day celebration, there’ll a EDWINS highly praised cuisine, a full bar, fireworks and entertainment. There’ll also be silent auction items and raffles to raise still more money to help former felons become productive citizens.
It starts at EDWINS Second Chance Life Skills Center at 2102 South Moreland. Tickets are $125 per person, with $75 tax deductable. There’s also a speakeasy-style afterparty at EDWINS from 10pm-midnight for an adition $75, or $100 for just the afterparty. Order tickets here.