Taste for a Cure 2016


TFAC Ballroom

Celebrating its 21st year, the UCLA Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation’s signature event, Taste for a Cure will be held on Thursday, April 28 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel.  During this special evening, Eric Shanks, President and Executive Producer, Fox Sports, will be honored with the 2016 Gil Nickel Humanitarian Award.  The evening will feature an epicurean journey of delicious wine tastings, extraordinary cuisine, entertainment and a stellar live auction.

Over the past 20 years, the annual fundraiser has raised over $10 million for highest priority cancer research at UCLA.

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Eric Shanks
President & Executive Producer
Fox Sports



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