The March of Dimes held its annual Signature Chefs Auction Sunday night at The Founders Inn and Spa in Virginia Beach.
Top local chefs showcased their culinary masterpieces to the delight of all in attendance, who enjoyed the chance to sample their creations. Then guests participated in a lively auction.
- People’s Choice, Chef’s Choice and the Award of the night, the Golden Fork Award: Chef Kevin Sharkey of
- Best Taste Award:
Sous Chef CC Jenkins & Colin Lowery of “Still Wordly Eclectic Tapas”
- Best Dessert Award:
Chef Josh Gregory of “Supper Southern Morsels”
- Best Presentation Award:
Chef Heidi Kovell of “The Art Institute of Virginia Beach”
- Best Sustainable, Organic & Local Award:
Chef Mackenzie Hess of “Sonoma Wine Bar & Bistro”
Money raised through the event funds innovative research to find causes and preventions for premature birth and other serious infant health problems.
Funds will also help bring information and comfort to parents with a baby in a newborn intensive care unit (NICU), and helping more women and children get access to health care.
WAVY TV, FOX43 and The Hampton Roads Show were proud media sponsors of this year’s Signature Chefs Auction.