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After 23 years, Taste of the NFL still fresh

"Amid the abundance of corporate parties at every Super Bowl, the annual Taste of the NFL benefit is like a safe harbor in a hurricane. Set against the backdrop of commercial excess, and Super Bowl-eve fetes from Playboy, Maxim and others not necessarily renowned for philanthropy, the "Party With a Purpose" long go became one of the "must" Super Bowl events... ...

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After 23 years, Taste of the NFL still fresh

"Amid the abundance of corporate parties at every Super Bowl, the annual Taste of the NFL benefit is like a safe harbor in a hurricane. Set against the backdrop of commercial excess, and Super Bowl-eve fetes from Playboy, Maxim and others not necessarily renowned for philanthropy, the "Party With a Purpose" long go became one of the "must" Super Bowl events...


by Terry Lofton

Please read the entire by downloading here: Sports Hospitality Magazine Article

Taste of the NFL Rings the Closing Bell

Taste of the NFL rings the closing bell of the New York Stock Exchange on January 28, 2014 in the name of hunger relief!

Seattle: Winners on and off the field!

The Seattle Seahawks and their fans have more than a new Super Bowl title to be proud of today - they’ve also helped raise thousands of dollars to help kick hunger in their community. Throughout the season the loyal Seahawks fans, led by Chef John Howie (shown here) and former Seahawk, Crag Terrill, rallied behind their team to support the Taste of the NFL’s Kick Hunger Challenge. The amazing fans and Seahawks supporters helped raise $83,000 for people in need in their community, with funds going to the Food Lifeline food bank.  ...

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Seattle: Winners on and off the field!

The Seattle Seahawks and their fans have more than a new Super Bowl title to be proud of today - they’ve also helped raise thousands of dollars to help kick hunger in their community. Throughout the season the loyal Seahawks fans, led by Chef John Howie (shown here) and former Seahawk, Crag Terrill, rallied behind their team to support the Taste of the NFL’s Kick Hunger Challenge. The amazing fans and Seahawks supporters helped raise $83,000 for people in need in their community, with funds going to the Food Lifeline food bank. 

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Cake Boss Build "Super Cake" at the 23rd Annual Party with a Purpose

Watch as the Cake Boss team, lead by Mauro Castano and Joey Faugno, create a "Super Cake" during the 23rd Annual Party with a Purpose® at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal in Brooklyn, New York.

Michele Tafoya and Taste of the NFL Thank You!

Michele Tafoya and the entire Taste of the NFL team thanks you for your support during our 23rd Annual "Party with a Purpose" at the NY/NJ Super Bowl! Brooklyn was a great host city and we couldn't have had such a successful event without our wonderful chefs, players, staff and guests!  ...

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Michele Tafoya and Taste of the NFL Thank You!

Michele Tafoya and the entire Taste of the NFL team thanks you for your support during our 23rd Annual "Party with a Purpose" at the NY/NJ Super Bowl! Brooklyn was a great host city and we couldn't have had such a successful event without our wonderful chefs, players, staff and guests!

Huffington Post interviews Taste of the NFL

Taste of the NFL's 'Party with a Purpose' brings together 32 of the most renowned chefs, paired with current and former NFL Hall of Fame players to support hunger relief. Ahead of the Super Bowl, we chat with athletes and chefs.  ...

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Huffington Post interviews Taste of the NFL

Taste of the NFL's 'Party with a Purpose' brings together 32 of the most renowned chefs, paired with current and former NFL Hall of Fame players to support hunger relief. Ahead of the Super Bowl, we chat with athletes and chefs.

"Club Infinity" at Taste of the NFL

Please join us at "Club Infinity" at this year's Party with a Purpose®, brought to you by LowT Center. Moored outside the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal, guests will enjoy the breathtaking views of the Statue of Liberty and NYC skyline while lounging around Infinity's relaxed and elegant four decks.  ...

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"Club Infinity" at Taste of the NFL

Please join us at "Club Infinity" at this year's Party with a Purpose®, brought to you by LowT Center. Moored outside the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal, guests will enjoy the breathtaking views of the Statue of Liberty and NYC skyline while lounging around Infinity's relaxed and elegant four decks. 

The Infinity’s transformation into this sexy nightclub is courtesy of MWD Lifestyles.

State-of-the-art sound & lighting supplied by NRG will surly enhance your experience with live social media platforms, on-board interviews and entertainment by world renowned DJ/Producers Junior Sanchez & DJ Boof, along with "Boardwalk Empire's" Margot Bingham. (With other guests to be announced!)

Savory specialities from Relish Caterers & sweet treats from Jacques Torres offer the best ending to a memorable evening.

Margot Bingham to Perform at the Taste of the NFL

"Boardwalk Empire's" Margot Bingham joins Taste of the NFL as we Kick Hunger in Brooklyn. 

Margot will entertain guests on "Club Infinity" and later as a part of the Taste of NFL All-Star Band.

Margot Bingham, actress/singer, first rose to prominence for her acclaimed performances in the NYC Off-Broadway revival of Jonathan Larson's RENT. She is currently known as Daughter Maitland in HBO's award winning series, Boardwalk Empire. As a double threat, the singer/actress has received rave reviews as season 4's Chanteuse that lights up the Onyx Club. As singer, Margot B., she has shared the stage with Jason Mraz, Black Eyed Peas, Kelly Clarkson, Nelly Furtado, and Lupe Fiasco; has produced or co-produced her entire music catalog; and can be seen around NYC at clubs Rockwood Music Hall, Webster Hall, Drom and most recently BAM cafe. Ms. Bingham is a former National Miss Black Teen. For more info on upcoming shows go to MargotB.com

Join the Kick Hunger Challenge!

Not everyone can attend our “Party with a Purpose,” on February 1st in Brooklyn, NY, and only two teams make it to the Super Bowl. Taste of the NFL , though, is dedicated to kicking hunger in every community all year round. You too can help by joining the Kick Hunger Challenge!  ...

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Join the Kick Hunger Challenge!

Not everyone can attend our “Party with a Purpose,” on February 1st in Brooklyn, NY, and only two teams make it to the Super Bowl. Taste of the NFL , though, is dedicated to kicking hunger in every community all year round. You too can help by joining the Kick Hunger Challenge


Whether you live in California or Wisconsin, or can donate five or $500, the Kick Hunger Challenge provides the perfect opportunity for football fans to support their local community and the home team! 

Fans can donate directly to their favorite team’s food bank, with every single cent raised going directly to meals, services and operations. Whether you are a fan of Denver, Seattle of another NFL team, you can help your home team eradicate hunger in your hometown by logging on to www.kickhungerchallenge.com and raising the most money! Last year, the Seattle Seahawks won, raising more than $35,000 for Food Lifeline in Western Washington -- who will it be this year?

Kenny Albert, Daryl "Moose" Johnston and the Diamond Experience Package