by Amy Pjura
On Friday, June 12th, at 6:00pm, Mystic Area Shelter and Hospitably (MASH) will host its annual Auction for Action and “Iron Chef” Competition at Enders Island. The competition and auction will raise awareness and money for homeless families and children in the towns of Groton, Stonington, North Stonington, Ledyard, New London and Westerly. Since 1999, MASH provided housing to 185 homeless children and 94 homeless families.
The event will feature Executive Chefs Jamie Fowler, Noah’s Restaurant, Stonington, and Andrew Madsen, The Blue Door, Mystic, with Sous Chefs Alexis Ann, editor & publisher, the Resident, and Kevin Rogers, a local elementary school teacher and a bartender from BravoBravo. Judges for this year’s event will be John Casey, president, Electric Boat, and Father Thomas Hoar, St. Edmund’s Enders Island.
There will be live and silent auctions, music provided by Five After Five and complimentary cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. For more information and tickets for MASH’s Auction for Action and “Iron Chef” Competition, please call 860.245.0222.