Blue Jeans Ball!
Last night we headed to the Capital Area Food Bank's 13th annual always fun Blue Jeans Ball at the Marriott Marquis. The Food Bank helps 540,000 people each year and provides them with healthy meals. We snapped its reps Preetha Naidu, Ashley Honeycutt and Caley Scheppegrell.
Guest dressed in their favorite denim for fun, silent auction and live music to raise money in the fight against hunger. Here, CAFB's Olivia Smith and Jeo Paz flanking Groom Law Group's Sean Abouchedid.
Over 40 restaurants featured tasty bites, like Vidalia's she-crab soup, Tosca's duck breast with foie mousse and apple jam, and DGS Delicatessen's smoked salmon tartar with everything aioli. Here, Lincoln Park Strategies' Stefan Hankin, Baltimore Washington Medical Center's Kristen Flammer, and Environmental Defense Fund's Jack Pratt.
Mixologists prepared crafty cocktails like Del Campo's spicy bulliet bourbon with smoked rocoto syrup, Kapnos' whiskey punch with cucumber water, and Sotto's basil and white peppercorn gin. Here, PwC's Daniel Lewis, Ana Mittal, Amandeep Lamba and Avneet Kohli.