Evening Of Tasting And Giving Raises Awareness – Hicksville News
Hicksville News Article - By Betsy Abraham
The Michael Magro Foundation held its 13th annual Evening of Tasting and Giving recently, a festive affair that raised thousands to support pediatric cancer patients.
The event drew more than 700 people to the Carltun in East Meadow, where they enjoyed delicious food from more than a dozen restaurants as well as drinks and a wide array of desserts. In addition to enjoying live entertainment, guests also bid on donated raffle baskets, which included prizes such as sports memorabilia, gift certificates and liquor. Not only was the event a fun evening out for supporters, it also raised $165,000 for the Hicksville-based Foundation to help continue its vital work of helping pediatric cancer patients and their families.