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Celebrity Chef Carla Hall to Put a Healthy Spin on the Traditional Thanksgiving at a Cooking Demonstration to Support National Diabetes Month

The Chew’s Carla Hall will join renowned chefs Guillermo Pernot, Delilah Winder and Barbie Marshall to lead
a studio audience through cooking demonstrations at community event designed to promote healthy lifestyles

Who:

  • Carla Hall, Celebrity Chef on ABC’s The Chew
  • Guillermo Pernot, concept chef & partner at Cuba Libre
  • Delilah Winder, director of Dorrance H. Hamilton Center for Culinary Enterprises
  • Barbie Marshall, graduate of Johnson & Wales & finalist on Hell’s Kitchen (Season 10)
  • Kevin Olender, Group Market Manager,Sun Life Financial
  • Representatives from American Diabetes Association’s Philadelphia chapter
  • Over 40 audience members

What:
Carla Hall, chef on ABC’s The Chew, will put on her apron and join renowned chefs – Chef Guillermo Pernot, Chef Delilah Winder and Chef Barbie Marshall – to host a special cooking demonstration in support of the American Diabetes Association’s America Gets Cooking to Stop Diabetes, presented by Sun Life Financial.

The event will feature an interactive cooking demonstration hosted by Carla Hall, where chef Guillermo, Delilah and Barbie will perform various cooking demonstrations, inspired by traditional Thanksgiving dishes. Throughout the demonstration, Hall will provide commentary as each chef creates his/her special dish, while also sharing healthy cooking tips and recipe ideas for an audience of home cooks, teaching them how to create healthy dishes and easily integrate them into their everyday lives. Audience members will have an opportunity to ask Carla Hall and the other chefs questions.

America Gets Cooking to Stop Diabetes, presented by Sun Life Financial, is an initiative designed to engage people to live a more active and healthier lifestyle, and will empower people to cook nutritious and delicious food, and encourage them to be more active. Each week, the Association will share healthy cooking tips, diabetes and nutrition facts, recipe ideas and more.

When:
Thursday, November 20, 2014
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Cooking Demo
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Reception

Where:
Sub-Zero & Wolf Showroom (Navy Yard)
4050 S. 26th St. | Philadelphia, PA

Contact:
Steve Saleeba, Elevate Communications: ssaleeba@elevatecom.com

Beach Volleyball Olympian Kerri Walsh Jennings to Participate in Meet & Greet in Support of the American Diabetes Association’s Annual “Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes”

Olympian to make a special appearance at the VIP Champions Tent, sponsored by Sun Life Financial,
in support of the American Diabetes Association- Los Angeles

What:
Beach Volleyball Olympian Kerri Walsh Jennings will step off the court to make a special appearance at the Champions Tent, sponsored by Sun Life Financial, to support the American Diabetes Association’s America Gets Cooking to Stop Diabetes campaign, designed to inspire and empower people to lead healthier lifestyles by providing nutrition facts, recipe ideas and tips for cooking nutritious and delicious food.

Jennings will mingle with over 200 guests at the special VIP Champions Tent where she will also pose for photos, sign autographs and provide her perspective on living a healthy and active lifestyle.

America Gets Cooking to Stop Diabetes, presented by Sun Life Financial, is an initiative designed to engage people to live a more active and healthier lifestyle, and will empower people to cook nutritious and delicious food, and encourage them to be more active. Each week, the Association will share healthy cooking tips, diabetes and nutrition facts, recipe ideas and more.

Last month, Sun Life Financial announced their comprehensive alliance with the American Diabetes Association as an extension to Sun Life’s ongoing commitment to programs that inform Americans of the risk factors and health consequences associated with the disease.

To attend this free event, please register at www.stepoutla.com.

Who:

  • Kerri Walsh Jennings, Beach Volleyball Olympian
  • Bradley Fleiss, Sun Life Financial Regional Group Manager
  • Executives from American Diabetes Association’s Los Angeles chapter
  • Over 200 guests of the Champions Tent

When:
Saturday, November 15, 2014
9:30 a.m.

Where:
Griffith Park
4730 Crystal Springs Dr.
Los Angeles, CA