DishED-A Benefit for Kids

Date and Time: 
10/17/2012 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm


It was a huge success and we are thrilled to announce that this year’s DishED event raised nearly $95,000 for the YMCA of Northern Utah. We couldn't do events like this without your support, thank you! 

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The YMCA’s 1st Annual DishED Gala is the YMCA of Northern Utah’s primary fundraising event. DishED fuses the long standing success of Sports Night, with the joy and love of food. Focusing on the community aspect of sharing a meal, this year’s event (300 projected attendees) will consist of a silent auction/social hour, dining stations, live auction and a fun-filled program. 


Wednesday, October 17



Grand Hall at the Union Pacific Depot

400 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT


Biaggi’s, Cafe Rio, Flemings Steakhouse, PF Chang's, and Tucanos will be sharing their favorite dishes with guests and So Cupcake will treat guests to dessert! 

celebrity emcee:

Jennifer Burns, TV personality and cooking show host

featured speaker:

Gail Miller, Owner/Chair-Larry H. Miller Group of Companies

celebrity guests:

Thurl Bailey-Former NBA and Utah Jazz Player
Kendyl Bell-Miss Utah USA

Allison Croghan-Fox 13 News Team
Mark Eaton-Former NBA and Utah Jazz Player 
Dan Evans-Fox 13 News Team
Governor Gary Herbert
David Hyland-Utah Blaze, Arena Football League Community MVP 
Ron James-Utah Blaze Head Coach
Phil Johnson-Former Utah Jazz Assistant Coach
Ron McBride-Retired NCAA Div. 1 Football Coach
Keilara McCormick-Miss Utah Teen USA
Manny Hendrix-Former Dallas Cowboys Football Player
Tyrone Medley-Former U of U Basketball Player and Retired Judge
Tom Nissalke-Former ABA & NBA Coach 
Jerry Sloan-Former Utah Jazz Coach 

Money raised from this event ensures that all youth, regardless of income and background, have the opportunity to participate in the YMCA’s programs, like early childhood education for 4 and 5 year olds, Afterschool, day camps in Salt Lake and Weber and overnight camp at Camp Roger.

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