Calico Restaurant MS fundraiser

Calico Restaurant MS fundraiser

Rhinebeck Community Forum

For the past 19 years, my wife Leslie and I have owned and operated Calico Restaurant & Patisserie in Rhinebeck, NY.

Each year we choose a different charity to raise money for. 100% of the monies raised goes directly to that charity. The restaurant covers any and all expenses. This year’s charity is the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. On average we raise in excess of $10,000.00. This year’s event is very personal to me. My uncle who was most influential in my life passed away from complications from MS. So my hope is to exceed $45,000.00. I have come up with some ideas for fundraising.
Three main ways of raising money- they include:

1) In house events such as dinners and auctions. For every bottle of Millbrook Vineyards wine that sell Calico will donate $2.00. We have created a special dessert that $1.00 from each will also go…

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