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Corks & Cuisine 2021 welcomed 250 guests, many of whom are generous long-time supporters and partners of Desert Cancer Foundation.

Desert Cancer Foundation’s Corks & Delicacies 2021 was a superb comeback, a breathtaking setting at Ironwood Region Club’s out of doors patio with string lights, deliciously crafted bite-sized meals, cocktails and wine tasting from the Boisset Selection. Each chunk was for savoring with live amusement by the Gand Band.

The function welcomed a whole of 250 guests, numerous of whom are generous prolonged-time supporters and associates of Desert Cancer Foundation. Among them have been Sherrie Auen and Catharine Reed of the Auen and Berger foundations and elected officials Mayor Linda Evans of the City of La Quinta and council member Jan Harnik of the Town of Palm Desert.

Corks & Cuisine 2021 served up deliciously crafted bite-sized food.

Associates of the media local community bundled Dr. Stephen O’Connell from Desert Orthopedic Heart, Michele Finney from Desert Treatment Network, Katie Schnaser from the Lucy Curci Most cancers Heart and Brian Hodgkins of Desert Oasis Healthcare.

The auction boasted much more than 100 bottles of wine, ranging from minis to magnums, and bundled wine that is unusual to obtain — which include Grace Loved ones Wine and a 30-bottle “piano lot” of pinot from Michael Browne. Additional things integrated specific items and exceptional golfing deals from Ironwood Place Club, PGA West and Desert Horizon, and reside auction things bundled a particular non-public mountain dwelling getaway and diamonds from El Paseo Jewelers. From ambiance and foodstuff to the festive friends, the night was a hit.

Auction items included wine, exclusive golf packages, a special private mountain home getaway and diamonds from El Paseo Jewelers.

Desert Most cancers Foundation’s Executive Director Eevet Edens identified as the function “a celebration of our function, collaboration and commitment to assist our neighborhood local community. The foundation’s grantors, group supporters and wellness care associates present up each working day to guidance our operate.”

Right after sharing a movie to emphasize the organization’s function and regional effects on cancer people in will need, Edens ongoing to thank the several friends, stating that “this crucial work transpires simply because of your generosity.”

Committee members took to the stage as properly. Co-chair Teresa Whipple thanked the many generous sponsors for the night, committee member Richard Weintraub thanked the wine donors whose generosity aided to assure a thriving auction and co-chair Rob Bernheimer was along with event emcee and auctioneer Adam Voss for a humor-stuffed paddle increase.

The Gand Band entertains the crowd at Desert Cancer Foundation's (DCF) Corks & Cuisine 2021.

The night raised a lot more than $170,000 to guidance the Desert Cancer Basis. With the strategic partnerships inn place, this interprets to about $1.5 million in most cancers treatment services for local residents.


Corks & Cuisine was offered by the Tweten Basis, together with sponsorships from the H.N. and Frances C. Berger Foundation, El Paseo Jewelers, Eisenhower’s Desert Orthopedic Middle and Lucy Curci Most cancers Center, Desert Care Network’s Thorough Cancer Middle, Desert Oasis Healthcare and Union Financial institution.


Desert Most cancers Foundation pays for cancer treatment on behalf of nearby residents who require the financial aid. For people in need to have, the organization addresses the value of insurance policy premiums, deductibles and co-pays for therapy of cancer, which include chem and radiation therapies.

For more information or to make a donation, pay a visit to or phone (760) 773-6554.

Initially from the San Francisco Bay Spot, Chris Clemens has resided and practiced community relations in the Coachella Valley for 20 a long time. She is the founder of ClemensPR, functioning with nonprofits and a wide range of clientele in diverse industries.

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