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Ann Storck Center to Host Highly Anticipated 27th Annual Celebrity Chefs Event on March 31

Ann Storck Center, a Fort Lauderdale-based private nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching lives of children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, is pleased to host its 27th Annual Celebrity Chefs Event on Friday, March 31, 2023.

Having garnered a reputation as one of South Florida’s most sought-after fundraising events, and back for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic, the event will take place at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood’s Terrace Ballroom in Hollywood, Florida. South Florida’s community leaders, philanthropists and influencers will be among the 250 guests.

This year’s event will honor Susan Renneisen, vice president of Community Affairs and Special Events at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood.

Ann Storck Center’s 27th Annual Celebrity Chef’s Event will raise awareness, funds and “glasses” for the Ann Storck Center, which accommodates 96 permanent residents and serves more than 300 clients daily through an array of critical care, learning and ability focused programs.

Taking place from 6–10 p.m., the event will include local tastings featuring South Florida’s top restaurants, breweries and bakeries. In addition, guests will enjoy live entertainment, plus live and silent auctions offering luxury items ranging from unique travel opportunities and elegant jewelry to memorabilia and lifestyle experiences. Cocktail attire is required.

Since its inception, Ann Storck Center’s Celebrity Chefs Event has raised nearly $5.5 million dollars to support Ann Storck Center’s mission, which is throughout all of its programs and services to discover ability and build independence so that individuals live happier, more independent, fulfilling lives.

“It’s an honor to host our 27th Annual Celebrity Chefs at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, and we look forward to seeing everyone back in person,” said Patricia Murphy, CEO of Ann Storck Center. “We are incredibly grateful and humbled by the unwavering support of our board members, donors and restaurant partners who are committed to enriching the lives of children and adults with developmental disabilities.”

Single tickets for the 2023 event are $125. Sponsorships and underwriting opportunities are available and range from $500–$20,000. For more information regarding tickets and sponsorships, visit

Restaurants, breweries and bakeries wishing to participate in the event, at no charge, can apply at

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood is located at 1 Seminole Way Hollywood, FL 33314. For more information about Ann Storck Center’s 27th Annual Celebrity Chef’s Event, visit

By ML Staff. Image courtesy of Unspalsh


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