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Atlantic Cape Buccaneers Give Back at Rescue Mission Gala Featuring Darryl Strawberry

baseball team serves as ushers for gala and meet baseball legend

 

The Atlantic Cape Buccaneers Baseball team was proud to be asked to serve as ushers & greeters for this years Summer Fundraising Gala for the Atlantic City Rescue Mission. The event was held on August 14th, 2019 at the Atlantic City Sheraton Convention Center Grand Ballroom. The Keynote speaker for this year’s gala was Darryl Strawberry who graciously met with the coaches and players and took photos with the team.

Coach Rod Velardi presented Mr. Strawberry with a Buccaneers Baseball Team Tie, a Baseball Blazer Crest and the Team Handbook, making him an Honorary Buccaneer!

The Atlantic City Rescue Mission provides hope daily to thousands of individuals and families in need. They provide physical, emotional and other basic needs (through the provision of shelter, clothing, food, counseling, referral and structured programs) of the poor and those who struggle with addictive lifestyles in Atlantic City and the surrounding communities. Their commitment to serving the community mirrors the values and ethics of the Atlantic Cape Buccaneers who strive to be leaders both on and off the field.

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Gala 50/50 Raffle Tickets Are Still Available for Purchase; Last Chance to Win up to $15,000 in Prizes

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Time is running out to be one of three lucky winners who will share up to $15,000 in the 2018 Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala 50/50 Raffle. The raffle is sponsored by the Atlantic Cape Community College Foundation, and will provide emergency funds for students with unforeseen financial needs.

Only 300 tickets will be sold at $100 each and are available now just in time for holiday gift giving. Three cash prizes will be awarded, including: $9,000, first prize; $4,500, second prize; and $1,500, third prize. Dollar amounts are based on all 300 tickets being sold. The winning tickets will be drawn at the March 28 Restaurant Gala at Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center in Atlantic City. Winners do not need to be present to win. Continue reading

Time Is Running Out to Buy Tickets for the March 28 ‘Culinary Magic’ Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala

Gala Cocktail.jpgTime is running out to purchase tickets for South Jersey’s premier food and beverage fundraising event. The 35th annual Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala will take place on Wednesday, March 28, in the Avalon Ballroom of Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center in Atlantic City.

The annual event celebrates food by highlighting hors d’oeuvres prepared by students in the Academy of Culinary Arts at Atlantic Cape and showcasing the specialties of 40 of the region’s best restaurants during a progressive dining experience. Continue reading

Gala 50/50 Raffle Tickets Are Still Available for Purchase; Chance to Win up to $15,000 in Prizes

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Three lucky winners will share up to $15,000 in the 2018 Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala 50/50 Raffle. The raffle is sponsored by the Atlantic Cape Community College Foundation, and will provide emergency funds for students with unforeseen financial needs.

Only 300 tickets will be sold at $100 each and are available now just in time for holiday gift giving. Three cash prizes will be awarded, including: $9,000, first prize; $4,500, second prize; and $1,500, third prize. Dollar amounts are based on all 300 tickets being sold. The winning tickets will be drawn at the March 28 Restaurant Gala at Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center in Atlantic City. Winners do not need to be present to win.

Now in its 35th year, the Restaurant Gala has raised $3 million in student scholarships. This year’s gala theme is “Culinary Magic,” showcasing the extraordinary talent and cooking expertise of the students and alumni of the Academy of Culinary Arts.

To order raffle tickets, contact Kristin Jackson at 609-463-3621 or kjackson@atlantic.edu.

For more information about this year’s gala, visit www.atlantic.edu/gala.

Restaurant Gala Ticket Discount Available for Faculty, Staff

Gala2018_Social.jpgJoin us on March 28, 2018 for the Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala – South Jersey’s annual premier food and beverage event. Faculty and staff can purchase discounted tickets, maximum of two tickets for $150 each (a discount of $75) through Friday, March 9. Limited number of tickets available.

The 2018 theme is “Culinary Magic,” showcasing the extraordinary talent and cooking expertise of the students and alumni of the Academy of Culinary Arts.  The Gala will be hosted once again by Harrah’s Resort at the Waterfront Conference Center in Atlantic City. Continue reading

Special Advance Tickets on Sale Now for the March 28 Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala

For a limited time, an “advance ticket” special is available until Dec. 31, for those interested in attending South Jersey’s premier food and beverage event, the 35th Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala. Individual tickets are available for $200 each, a $25 savings, and make great gifts for the foodie on your holiday list. The award-winning 35th annual Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala takes place Wednesday, March 28, in the Avalon Ballroom of Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center in Atlantic City.

The annual event highlights food by serving thousands of hors d’oeuvres prepared by students from the Academy of Culinary Arts and featuring the culinary specialties of 40 of the region’s best restaurants at a progressive dining experience.

This year’s theme is “Culinary Magic,” showcasing the extraordinary talent and cooking expertise of the students and alumni of the Academy of Culinary Arts. Continue reading

From the President’s Office, Oct. 2, 2015

Pictured from left to right are Dennis Stacy, Dr. Mora and Frank Faverzani.

Pictured from left to right are Dennis Stacy, Dr. Mora and Frank Faverzani.

Ameriprise Financial, a longstanding supporter of the college, the golf tournament and the Restaurant Gala, donated $1,500 as a Scholars Sponsor for the upcoming golf tournament on Oct. 9.

Dr. Mora, president of Atlantic Cape, accepted the donation from Ameriprise, Thursday, Oct. 1.

College Relations Team Wins Four Awards

Atlantic Cape Community College’s public relations and marketing efforts captured four awards in national and regional contests for its work related to the 2014 Atlantic Cape Restaurant Gala.

The National Council for Marketing & Public Relations (NCMPR) awarded a Silver Paragon in the Notes/Cards/Invitations category to Atlantic Cape at the national conference of community college marketing and public relations professionals in Portland, Oregon, March 24. Continue reading

Gala 50/50 Raffle to Benefit Atlantic Cape Scholarships; Chance to Win up to $15,000 in Prizes

Three lucky winners will share up to $15,000 in the 2015 Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala 50/50 Raffle. The raffle is sponsored by the Atlantic Cape Community College Foundation, and proceeds benefit student scholarships and Atlantic Cape Foundation operations. Continue reading

Save the Date for March 26 ‘Under the Sea’ Restaurant Gala

The 32nd annual Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala goes “Under the Sea,” Thursday, March 26, at Bally’s Atlantic City Hotel and Casino.

The Restaurant Gala’s honorees include Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian and Nicole Gaffney, who attended the Academy of Culinary Arts at Atlantic Cape and recently vied for the title of the next “Food Network Star.” Continue reading