From an expo at the Marriot to a fancy luncheon, these coming events from our friends will leave you full and knowing that your meal supported a local organization.

By Teresa Tobat

A Taste of Buckhead Business

For a chance to nosh on cuisine from some of Buckhead’s finest restaurants for a fraction of the price, consider attending A Taste of Buckhead Business on April 30. Hosted by the Buckhead Business Association (and sponsored by Flavors magazine), this event features 20 of Buckhead’s best restaurants and exhibits from 35 companies based in the area.

The reception is from 5 to 6 p.m. The Expo is from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Marriot Buckhead Hotel and Conference Center. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased in advance or at the door. To buy tickets, visit
Elegant Ladies Hat Luncheon 

Beauty Becomes You’s annual Elegant Ladies Hat Luncheon will be held at the Piedmont Driving Club on April 24 at 11 a.m. The luncheon supports Beauty Becomes You’s mission to preserve the dignity and self-respect of seniors through the provision of personal, aesthetic-care solutions that maintain and improve appearance while lifting self-esteem, building self-confidence and ensuring a strong sense of personal pride. 

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Open Hand Hosts “Dining Out for Life” Fundraiser

To get your fill and help a local organization, consider eating out on April 25 to benefit the nonprofit Open Hand. More than 100 Atlanta metro area restaurants will donate 20 percent or more each parties’ total check to support the community nutrition programs of Open Hand.

Open Hand is a nonprofit organization that provides medically-appropriate meals and nutrition education to homebound seniors and individuals living with chronic illnesses. Open Hand, the nation’s largest community-based provider of home-delivered meals, prepares and delivers more than 5,000 meals daily across 17 Georgia counties.

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