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UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
Taste for a Cure 2015

Signature Event


May 1, 2015

Beverly Wilshire Hotel

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This is a big year for us and we hope that you will help us celebrate in grand style!  Celebrating its landmark 20th year, the Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation's Signature Event,
Taste for a Cure 2015 will be held on Friday, May 1, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
On this special evening, David Madden, President of Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company, will be honored with the 2015 Gil Nickel Humanitarian Award. Premier wines from prestigious Italian wineries and signature dishes from distinguished chefs will be among the evening's highlights.

Over the past 19 years, the annual fundraiser has raised nearly $10 million for
highest priority cancer research at UCLA.

Dinner Committee Co-Chairs

Joe Cohen
Co-head of Television Department
Creative Artists Agency

               Gary Newman            
Co-Chairman and CEO
Fox Television Group

Jon Holman
The Holman Group

Jay Sures
Managing Director
United Talent Agency

Larry Maguire
Far Niente Winery

Dana Walden
Co-Chairman and CEO
Fox Television Group

Dinner Committee

Barbara and Peter Benedek
Deborah and Jonathan Davidson
Ted Gagliano
Dr. Judith C. Gasson
Anita Green for the Green Family Foundation
Jennifer Grey and Clark Gregg
Meg and Lawrence Kasdan
Kathy and Randy Katz
Susan and David Leveton

              Carla and Jim Myerson             
Andrea and David Nevins
Beth Nickel
Erik Nickel
Jennifer and Albert Salke
Jannis Swerman & Company
Martha and Alex Wallau
Manizheh Yomtoubian

Curating Chef
Piero Selvaggio

Participating Chefs

  Vittorio Lucariello
     Beverly Wilshire Hotel   

       Steve Samson         

        Salvatore Marino
            Il Grano    
      Giacomino Drago
          Il Pastaio

To view photos from last year's event, visit our Facebook photo album.

Past Events

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2011    2010

Last updated: 4/20/2015 4:43:58 PM