Clear your calendar - It's going down! Text Blocks kicks off on May 20th, and you're invited to take part in the festivities. Splash HQ (122 W 26th St) is our meeting spot for a night of fun and excitement. Come one, come all, bring a guest, and hang loose. This is going to be epic!
Come out for a fun evening of Peruvian cuisine (ceviche, anticucho, pollo verde & more) by Chef Ric (winner of CHOPPED), Caravedo by Pisco Porton cocktails, Tousey Rose, Hudson Standard shrub sodas, internationally award-winning bean to bar craft chocolate by Fruition Chocolate Works, and a custom ice cream collaboration by Jane's incorporating Fruition! Silent Auction will include prints by Woodstock '69 Festival Photographer, Elliott Landy.
ALL FOR A GOOD CAUSE!
CHEF RIC ORLANDO
Ric is a chef and activist working in the Hudson Valley of New York. He directs the Hudson Valley and Capital Region's award winning New World Restaurant.
HE BEAT BOBBY FLAY and he can also claim two victories on the Food Network series CHOPPED. He is a people's choice winner BEST CHEF, CAPITAL REGION, ALBANY TIMES UNION 2015, 2016 and 2017. BEST CHEF, HUDSON VALLEY MAGAZINE 2014, 2015, 2017!
Your Ticket Supports Youth Arts & Education
Founder, Dahlia Rissman Graham with students while visiting Saylla, Cusco, Peru.
Indigenous child celebrating his culture. At Corazon de Dahlia students have opportunities to sing, dance, and participate in cultural events.
Inside the kitchen of one of the adobe brick homes where Corazon de Dahlia students reside.
to benefit corazon de dahlia
Corazon de Dahlia empowers Peruvian children and families through healthy development and education. Its Community Development Center in the rural village of Saylla in the region of Cusco, Peru, operated a vibrant after school program with education, arts, and mental health services for 90 children daily. It also offers workshops for parents to address prevalent issues of domestic violence and alcoholism.
Corazon de Dahlia is a 501c3 non-profit organization. Donations are tax deductible as per law.