Big Brothers Big Sisters

Taste of the Town

Over the years, thousands of youth through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeastern Wisconsin have benefited from proceeds generated from Taste of the Town - The Exquisite Evening of Flavor and Fun.

Event Details:

Friday, November 1, 2013
Chef Showdown doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Chef Showdown begins at 6:00 p.m.
Main Event begins at 7:00 p.m.

$100 per person for Main Event Tasting
$150 per person includes Premier Event Chef Showdown - SOLD OUT

Attire: Cocktail

Radisson Hotel & Conference Center - Green Bay
2040 Airport Drive Green Bay, WI 54313

To register for this event call the office at (920) 498-2227 or click here to register online.

Chef Showdown - The Battle of the Champions - SOLD OUT

The Premier Event Chef Showdown puts
 two of Green Bay's celebrated chefs against each other to win you over with their flavors and flair.

This year’s showdown:


Two-time Chef Showdown Champion

Chef Matt Winters
The Marq



Four-time Chef Showdown Champion

 Chef Larry London
Big Tomatoes

Taste their creations and cast your vote for the 2013 Chef Showdown Champion.
Also enjoy martini samples
 and receive a free gift.


Main Course

Caterers from the best establishments in the area will team up with local celebrities to create culinary sensations for you to enjoy all evening.


Celebrity Chefs

Mary Gregory, Tara Hess, Ross Mollet, Liz Paulson, Amy Soquet

 Associated Bank:
 Oliver & Christelle Buechse, Kristy & Dillon Maney

 Bank First National:
 Steve & Julie Pascowicz, Joel & Nanci Steber

 Baylake Bank:
 Paul & Kristin Northway

 Bellin Health: 
 Lois & Jim Van Abel, Laura Hieb, Robbie Kocian

 Big Brothers Big Sisters Matches

 Community First Credit Union:
 Josh Bushmaker, Laurie Butz, Cindy Jelinek, KaraLynne Moore

 Cornerstone Foundation:
 Sheri & Marc Prosser

 Festival Foods/The Marq:
 Amy Hanten - Living with Amy, Chef Matt Winters

 Terry & Kris Fulwiler
 Fox Communities Credit Union:
Jane Balthazor, Lynn Marie  Hopfensperger, Susan Nagel, Joni Trousil

 Susan Finco & Ed Kralovec

 Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce:
 Laurie & David Radke

 Deandra Corinthios, Kasey Hott, Brie Groves, Brian Niznansky

 Oneida Nation:
 Chairman Ed Delgado

 Schneider National:
 Mary Gronnert-Kollross & Hank Kollross, Jean & Joe

 Service League of Green Bay:
 Joey Leibmann, Bridgett Lowery, Courtney Peirce

 Bob & Nancy Warpinski

 Murphy, Katie & Nick in the Morning

Sneak Peek of our Live Auction!


Buy a Taste of the Town Anniversary Cookbook!

This unique collection of recipes will allow you to recreate the fabulous dishes that have been served at every Taste of the Town since its inception in 1992. To purchase yours ($20 each), call (920) 498-2227 or (800) 236-2227... or stop by the Big Brothers Big Sisters office at 1345 West Mason Street Suite 210 in Green Bay.

Sweet Dessert

All proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeastern Wisconsin and its link to positive long-term outcomes for a positive future.

Big Brothers Big Sisters has a bold commitment toward transparent accountability for our outcomes, holding ourselves accountable for each child in our program achieving results in three outcome areas: (1) Socio-Emotional Competence - Higher aspirations, greater confidence, and better relationships; (2) Avoidance of Risky Behaviors; and (3) Educational Success.

When compared with their peers, youth matched in our program showed:

·         97.9% improvement in Socio-Emotional Competence (social acceptance, parental trust, etc.)

·         88.8% improvement in Avoidance of Risky Behaviors (attitudes toward - drugs, hitting, etc.)

·         94.5% improvement in Educational Success (scholastic competency, grades, truancy, etc.)

We look forward to continued work with our community partners and our families to achieve these and greater positive outcomes in the years ahead. Thank you to all our sponsors who continue to make Taste of the Town such a memorable and successful event.

Working together, we truly can and will change the lives of the youth we serve for the better, forever.



Main Sponsor


Hosting Sponsor


Major Sponsors


 Chef Showdown




 Booth Sponsors


Bank First National
Baylake Bank
Festival Foods / The Marq
Green Bay Packers
K.C. Stock


 In-Kind Sponsors


PM Productions
Radisson Hotel & Conference Center
Seize the Day Events
The Marq


 Media Sponsors


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