Andrew Zimmern Hosted Dinner for Urban Farms
On May 18 S:US Board member and TV Chef Andrew Zimmern curated the 4th Annual S:US Dinner For A Better New York at Riverpark, NY. Guests enjoyed a sumptuous 5-course dinner prepared by other a team of star chefs to raise funds for S:US Urban Farms.
Andrew is a three-time James Beard Award-winning TV personality, chef, writer and teacher and is regarded as one of the most versatile and knowledgeable personalities in the food world. As the creator, executive producer and host of the Bizarre Foods franchise on Travel Channel, Andrew has explored cultures in more than 150 countries, promoting impactful ways to think about, create and live with food. In 2012, after visiting street stalls and markets around the world, he launched Andrew Zimmern’s Canteen, a show that reflects his fascination with the intersection of food, travel and local history.
He also spends time helping individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities and mental health challenges to live with dignity in the community and attain personal fulfillment. That’s why he says, “Our urban farms have the potential to transform lives.”
Photo credit: Andrew Zimmern