Today is: Monday, December 04, 2023
THE 27th ANNUAL EVENING UNDER THE STARS
GOURMET FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL 2013
FAMOUS SAXOPHONIST KENNY G PERFORMED ONCE GAIN TO BENEFIT
TORRANCE MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER
Kenny G a famous world-renowned saxophonist serenaded guests with
his soulful instrumentals at the 27th Annual
Gourmet Food & Wine
July 20, 2013. Hosted by American Honda at its
Torrance campus for
8th consecutive years “ Evening Under the
Stars” celebrated the
best in South Bay cuisine while raised funds
Torrance Memorial Medical Center.
American Honda again selected Torrance Memorial Medical Center to
benefit this longstanding tradition.
Executive VP – Torrance Memorial Health CareFoundation “Laura Schenasi’’ said: The fundraising goal is
of the new Main Tower and Pediatric Services by
that will benefit
the health care of the entire South Bay.
The festival partnership was with the Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce.
Last year more than 800 community
members attended, with $150,000 of
the evening’s proceeds donated to Torrance Memorial. Approximately 80
varietals of wine
were served as well beer and tequila. The finest restaurants participated
delicious food. Guests enjoyed under a beautiful
the music, food as well a silence auction with great
American Honda created the Gourmet Food & Wine Festival in partnership
the Torrance Area Chamber of
Commerce in 1987 as a way to bring
corporate business, residents, and local commerce together with city
for a relaxing community celebration full of fun.
In 1925 Torrance Memorial Medical Center was founded by Jared Sydney
andHelena Childs Torrance, Torrance
Memorial Medical Center is a locally
governed,401-bed, non-profit medical center established to provide
healthcare services,predominantly to the residents of the South Bay,
Peninsula and Harbor communities.Torrance Memorial seeks to offer the
most current and effective medical technologiesrendered in a
caring manner. In 2012, it joined the ranks of the
hospitals in the nation by earning coveted Magnet
recognition from the
American Nurses Credentialing Center, which recognizes nursing excellence.
information please visit: www.TorranceMemorial.org.
American Honda is one of the world's leading producers of mobility products
including its diverse line-up of
automobiles, motorcycles and ATVs, power
products, and marine engines. Over 90% of Honda and Acura vehicles
the U.S. are produced in North America, using global and domestically sourced
parts. Honda is
committed to supporting the communities where we work
and live. Through a broad range of community initiatives,
giving, foundation grants, and volunteerism, we seek to create value
for society and bring joy
to people’s lives.
BUZZ OF LA: Thank you to American Honda, Torrance Memorial Medical
Center and Torrance Area Chamber of
Commerce for the opportunity they
gave us to cover such an amazing event and we look forward to
the 28th Annual Evening Under the Stars 2014.
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