American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – 2020 AFSP A Sip in the Park
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A Sip in the Kitchen! 

We have re-imagined this year’s 9th Annual A Sip in the Park event into a virtual celebration of food and wine. A Sip in the Kitchen will take place on Thursday, June 11th at 7:00pm! Join Steve DiFillippo, Chef & CEO and Rodney Murillo, VP Corporate Chef, of Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse, from the Davio's kitchen for a virtual cooking demonstration and wine discussion. Our incredible online auction will be open June 9 - 12.

If you have questions or would like more information on how to help, please contact A Sip in the Kitchen Event Coordinator, Erin Deegan:

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Thu Jun 11, 2020
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A Sip in the Kitchen

Join AFSP's Massachusetts Chapter, Steve DiFillippo, Chef & CEO and Rodney Murillo, VP Corporate Chef of Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse, for A Sip in the Kitchen! From his home kitchen Steve will host a virtual cooking demonstration and wine discussion. Learn to cook from one of the best chefs in Boston with opportunities to ask questions along the way. Recipes and wine recommendations provided in advance of the demonstration. 

Generous AFSP supporters, former NBA Star Chris Bosh and his wife Entrepreneur Adrienne Bosh, have committed to matching every dollar in tickets sales and donations for A Sip in the Kitchen up to $10,000!

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Proceeds from A Sip in the Kitchen benefit the Massachusetts Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the leading national not-for-profit organization dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide.

About Chef and CEO Steve DiFillippo

Steve DiFillippo is the consummate restaurateur. With his award-winning Davio’s brand firmly established in Boston, Foxbrorough, Chestnut Hill, Lynnfield, Braintree, Atlanta, Manhattan, Philadelphia, King of Prussia and Irvine, California, DiFillippo has tackled the modern Italian restaurant. DiFillippo’s reach continues to expand as his locations garner critical acclaim and destination status.  In the fall of 2007, DiFillippo launched his popular Philly Cheese Steak Spring Roll® as a retail product. Today his product line offers unique Spring Rolls in a selection of flavors nationally. In the Fall of 2013, DiFillippo published his first book titled “It’s All About the Guest: Exceeding Expectations in Business and in Life, the Davio’s Way”. 

DiFillippo is actively involved in many organizations including: The Taste of the NFL, The Greater Boston Food Bank, Best Buddies, Rodman Ride for Kids; BUILD Inc. and The Boston Dining Alliance.  In the fall of 2008, DiFillippo was inducted into the Massachusetts Restaurant Hall of Fame and in 2014 he was awarded Restaurateur of the Year. He is currently serving on Governor Baker's COVID-19 Reopening Advisory Board.