‘Foodraiser’ at Bluewater Grill on Wednesday, February 11 to benefit CFCC students

February 9th, 2015 by Sonya Johnson

Wrightsville Beach, NC – Students from Cape Fear Community College will prepare and serve a three-course meal at one of the region’s most popular restaurants on Wednesday, February 11.

The 6th Annual ‘Foodraiser’ will be held at Bluewater Grill on Wednesday evening, February 11. All proceeds from the evening’s meal will benefit Cape Fear Community College’s Pineapple Guild and the North Carolina Hospitality Education Foundation.

For $35, patrons will enjoy a gourmet meal prepared and served by students in CFCC’s Hospitality program.  Live entertainment will be provided by CFCC music instructor Phil Singleton and CFCC students.

“This is a great example of how community partnerships provide real world experiences for our students,” said David Conklin, public services department chair at CFCC. “Bluewater Grill’s support of this project is incredible.”

Reservations can be made by calling 910-256-8500.  There is a choice of two seatings; at 6:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

CFCC’s Pineapple Guild is a student club for Hotel-Restaurant and Culinary Technology students. The club raises funds by providing catering and food services for community and college events. Through their experiences, members of the club gain social and professional contacts and proceeds from the club’s activities support annual educational trips.