HOBOKEN -- The Hoboken Family Alliance is holding its third annual Hoboken Tasting and Gala event on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 from 7 to 10 p.m. at The Kolo Klub, 1422 Grand St. The international flavors of Hoboken will be highlighted through the theme “Around the World in One Square Mile.” Local “worldly” restaurants will provide a signature dish for guests to sample. Featured in the lineup will be: Anthony David’s, Ben & Jerry’s, Cadillac Cantina, Choc O Pain, City Bistro, Clinton Social, Havana, Johnny Pepperoni, Karma Kafe, Littletown NJ, The Madison, ModCup, Old German Bakery, and Pilsner Haus. Part of this fundraiser includes a raffle with prizes including jewelry, beauty treatments, dance, exercise and floral classes, and gift certificates donated by local businesses.
More info is available at www.HobokenFamily.com.
The Hoboken Family Alliance has given over $500,000 back to the community over the past 10 years through grants, college scholarships, and financial donations. The HFA hosts events and programs throughout the year, including holiday parties, a bike camp for children with special needs, a swap meet of new & gently used baby/kids items, and an education forum for school programs and school board candidates. Their mission is to serve and connect the Hoboken community.