The 2019 AVDA Home Safe Home Gala will feature some of Houston’s top chefs and their culinary creations expertly paired with wines.
The Home Safe Home Gala has become renowned as one of Houston’s premier foodie events. Now in its 14th year, the 2019 Home Safe Home Gala will feature some of Houston’s top chefs and their culinary creations expertly paired with wines selected by the event sommelier team of Sean Beck, Antonio Gianolo, Cat Nguyen and David Keck, plus an auction. Participating chefs are Lyle Bento, 1751 Sea and Bar; Ryan Bouillet, A Fare Extraordinaire; Joe Cervantez, Brennan’s; Giancarlo Ferrara, Amalfi Ristorante Italiano and Bar; Maria Gonzalez, The Classic; Elliott Kelley, Café Annie; Rany Lachaine, Riel; Dominick Lee, Poitín; Kevin Naderi, Roost; Peter Petro, Bosscat Kitchen and Libations; Russel Roegels, Roegels Barbeque Co.; Jeff Taylor, Steak 48; Dustin Teague, Relish; Danny Trace, Potente; and Tessa Trace, Houston Cookie Crew.
During the event, the Joseph D. Jamail Award for Justice will be presented to Judge Ruby Kless Sondock. Karen and Buster Freedman will receive AVDA’s Heart of Houston Award for their “exemplary service to Houston and its citizens through philanthropy and volunteerism.”
Home Safe Home Gala. “Home Safe Home” represents AVDA’s goal to make every home a safe one that is free of abuse. The 14th Annual Gala benefits AVDA (Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse), a nonprofit organization that has served Harris County for 39 years by providing transformational, lifesaving services to victims of abuse and their families.