José Andrés: Chef - Humanitarian - Activist - Leader - Immigrant
On September 19, 2019, CHI St. Joseph Children’s Health will welcome culinary innovator, television personality and owner of ThinkFoodGroup – José Andrés – to Lancaster for a one-night special event focused on helping Central Pennsylvania develop healthy communities. Creating Healthy Communities: An Evening with José Andrés will be held at the Lancaster Theological Seminary, Santee Chapel, 555 W James St., Lancaster from 7:15 – 8:15p.m. The lecture will be followed by a book signing of Andrés’ book We Fed an Island. An optional VIP reception will begin at 5:30 p.m. at Gypsy Kitchen.
A 2019 Nobel Peace Prize Nominee, Andrés is an internationally recognized culinary innovator, author, educator, television personality, humanitarian and chef/owner of ThinkFoodGroup. He is also the founder of World Central Kitchen, a non-profit that provides smart solutions to hunger and poverty by using the power of food to empower communities and strengthen economies. Andrés is a committed advocate of food and hunger issues and is known for championing the role of chefs in the national debate on food policy.
Tickets are also available for an optional VIP reception at 5:30 p.m. at Gypsy Kitchen. Tickets are $75 (VIP reception and lecture) or $50 (lecture only). Seating is limited. This event is sponsored by UPMC Health Plan.
Thursday September 19
Lancaster Theological Seminary
Optional VIP Reception at Gypsy Kitchen at 5:30pm
VIP Reception and Lecture $75 per ticket
Lecture Only $50 per ticket
Rear Lecture (obstructed view) $25 per ticket