|L: Co-hosts Kevin Carter and Jay DeMarcus of Rascal Flatts presented me with my own guitar as a thank you. Fun!|
R: With Jonathan Cain sampling some of his FAB vino
Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Posted by Stacie Standifer at 12:46 PM
Each spring for the past 11 years, I've had the privilege of working on a spectacular committee that puts on Kevin Carter's Waiting for Wishes dinner to benefit the Make a Wish Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Celebrity waiters, a fantastic menu from The Palm Nashville restaurant and a lively, philanthropic crowd are all part of the mix.
This year was no exception, with local celebrities like my friend, Jonathan Cain of Journey getting involved to donate a bit of his rare wine to the live auction action. Overall, the event raises well over 6 figures to grant wishes to children who definitely deserve them. The spirit is all about supporting this cause—which makes it my favorite event of the year!
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Labels: Jonathan Cain, Journey, Kevin Carter, Lifestyle, Make a Wish, Nashville, Rascal Flatts, The Palm, Waiting for Wishes |