Taste of Cayman Food & Drink Festival announces NCVO as charity partner

Taste of Cayman Food and Drink Festival has announced National Council of Voluntary Organizations (NCVO) as their charity partner for the 2019 raffle.

“While Taste of Cayman serves as a fundraiser for the Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA), it is important to our Board and Staff each year, to use this platform to support one of the amazing charities on island, who provide so much to our community,” said Tiffany Dixon-Ebanks, Executive Director of CITA.

“The dedicated team of NCVO volunteers willingly give their time and resources to provide care, education and well–being to children and families in need of support in the Cayman Islands,” said Mrs. Dixon-Ebanks. “As our local community remains at the heart of everything Taste of Cayman, the NCVO was chosen as a deserving charity for the 2019 event.”

The grand prize for this year’s raffle is two round trip to Miami with Cayman Airways, 2 Night Hotel stay and tickets to the South Beach Food and Wine Festival. There is also opportunity to win restaurant vouchers, staycations, spa treatments and much more.

“We are thrilled to have been chosen as the charity partner for Taste of Cayman 2019,” NCVO CEO, Miriam Foster, said. “Proceeds from the raffle will support our important programmes which assist children and families in our community.”

“It really is a win-win opportunity: purchase a raffle ticket, support a local charity and have a chance to win the trip of a lifetime,” Miss Dixon-Ebanks said.

Taste of Cayman 2019 will be held on Saturday January 26th, bringing together Cayman’s wide range of culinary offerings, as well as live entertainment, immersive experiences and live cooking demonstrations.

Sponsors this year include AI Rentals, Camana Bay, Hurley’s Media, Tower, Flava and CUC, among others.