Town Talk: Top chef event raises more than $30,000 for The Vine School
May 16, 2011 at 12:16 a.m.
The third annual Top Chef Victoria event, a fundraiser for The Vine School, was April 29 at Club Westerner. Featured chefs were Erwin and Annette Rath, Jason P. Gray, Matt Reid, Rebecca Rather, John Pierce Jr., Robert Briggs and Clayton Johnson. About 200 people were in attendance, raising more than $30,000, much of which will go toward tuition assistance for families in need of financial aid. Winning team members were John Pierce Jr., Lauren Tagliabue and Joey Tagliabue. Pictured, from left, are Amanda Pierce, Lauren Tagliabue, Erin Hatley, John Pierce Jr. and John Handley.