We are pleased to hear the good news from Lisa Grotts that the â€œNarsaiâ€™s Seventh Annual Taste of the Mediterraneanâ€ event which recently took place raised over $200,000! Proceeds will go to displaced Assyrians in Iraq.
Mona, Phil and Pilo Malik
Kirsten, Helen and Joe Tuman
KCBS news team of Dory Culver, Mike Sugarman, Janice Wright and Doryâ€™s husband Walter
Â The Miner Family: Ed, Gloria, Dave, Emily & Ed Jr.
Lisa Schreiber and Aabi Shapoorian, with Lisa Mirza Grotts
San Jose Magazine Publisher Gilbert Sangari with wife Caroline
Caroline & Joseph Schmidt with Stephanie & Ashur Yoseph
Guests included Venus and Narsai David; board member Mona Malik with husband Phil; Lisa Mirza Grottsand John Grotts; Dave and Emily Miner of Miner Family Wines; KPIX political commentator Joe Tuman and wife Kirsten; KCBS reporter Mike Sugarman with radio personality Janice Wright; Joseph Schmidt with wife Carolyn; San Jose Magazine Publisher Gilbert Sangari and Caroline Sangari; Assyrian Aid founder Lincoln Malik and wife Emma Malik.
Our thanks to Eliot Khuner for photos from the fun event.
Guest chefs included Assyrian Justine Miner of RNM; Gerald Hirigoyen of Piperade and Faz Poursohi of Faz and MacArthur Park.
Photos: Eliot Khuner [khuner.com]
Charity Information: Assyrian Aid Society of America [assyrianaid.org]