11:00 am, Monday August 15th, 2022
We support Ukraine and you can too.
Join us during the month of July as we work together with our staff, guests, and all our resources to help fundraise for World Central Kitchen, and support their efforts in Ukraine.
We are thrilled to be collecting and sending donations to World Central Kitchen, founded by Chef José Andrés, and serves food on the frontlines of crises around the world.
WCK has built the largest food relief operation in Ukraine, reaching more than 230 cities and towns, and is vital in supporting their efforts.
We will be working together in a number of ways to help fundraiser during the month of July, by selling a special Ukraine cocktail, allowing guests to add donations onto their checks to support, and hosting benefit events to support the cause.
Our featured Ukraine Cocktail for the month of July, will have 100% of the proceeds donated to World Central Kitchen.
Featured Ukraine Cocktail – $12
Ketel One Botanical Peach & Orange Blossom Vodka (Dutch vodka, not Russian!)
Fresh lemon juice
Housemade simple syrup
Ways You Can Help Support Ukraine
Cheers to the Cause: Stop in anytime during the month of July, and order our Ukraine Cocktail. Know that ALL proceeds will be donated to WCK. #CheerstotheCause
Donate: Choose to add an additional donation to your dining checks, to help support World Central Kitchen. Just let your server know what value you would like to contribute. Every penny counts!
Attend one of our benefit events:
Wake Forest Carolina Ale House Music Fest
Event Date: Saturday, July 9th
11 am – 4 pm
Wake Forest, North Carolina
This outdoor event will be filled with all-day music, and life-size activities (human foosball, and a 24-ft waterslide) located in the field next to the restaurant. Hot Dogs will be grilled outside near activities for guests to purchase.
Oceanic Restaurant, in Wrightsville Beach, NC will be hosting a Ukraine Benefit Sunset Soiree on July 21, on the historic Crystal Pier. Tickets are $45, and include passed hors d’oeuvres, an exclusive event on the pier with sunset views of the Atlantic ocean, and a reception cocktail.Purchase Tickets
At Oceanic at the Pompano Beach Pier, located in Pompano Beach, Florida, we will be hosting a Celebrity Chef Tasting Event, with 100% of proceeds going to World Central Kitchen. Tickets will be made available soon. The dinner is set for Thursday, August 25.
About World Central Kitchen
World Central Kitchen is a humanitarian relief program serving food on the frontlines of crises around the world, while also setting up food systems with locally-led solutions.
In Ukraine, they are serving hundreds of thousands of fresh meals each day, as well as distributing food kits by the tens of thousands—each containing enough ingredients to feed a family for about a week.
If you would like to help support this wonderful non-profit organization but are not local to visit one of our restaurants, you can donate on their website online.
For direct donations to World Central Kitchen, visit: https://donate.wck.org/