Harvest Dinner

Harvest Dinner

2015 Harvest Dinner Logo

The 13th Annual Harvest Dinner and Auction
Wednesday, October 28, 2015

The Harvest Dinner & Auction offers a wide variety of sponsor opportunities.

For sponsorships please contact:
Phillip Hudspeth, Annual Gifts & Corporate Relations Officer
(541) 463-5898 or hudspethp@lanecc.edu

For limited individual ticket information or In-Kind donations please contact:

Heather Lee, Event and Stewardship Coordinator
(541) 463-5777 or leeh@lanecc.edu


Gift-In-Kind Auction Donations

We need your donations--Do you have something interesting, fun, or unique you would like to donate for the 2015 Harvest Auction? Please use our Harvest Dinner Auction Donation Form and return it to us. We put together beautiful baskets with all kinds of great donations. Don't have time to put a basket together? Let our staff put one together for you. With over 400 guests attending this highly anticipated event you can be assured that your business or organization will be recognized and highly visible!

Pick up is available for non-mailable or physical item donations. 

Gift-in-Kind Donation Form - Thank you in advance for your generous donation!

Please join us in thanking our 2014 Gift-in-Kind donors


2015 Harvest Dinner and Auction Co-Chairs

Steve and Annie Sakaguchi

Steve and Annie Sakaguchi

Steve and Annie Sakaguchi have been and continue to be great supporters of Lane Community College Foundation and the Eugene/Springfield community. They have attended the Harvest Dinner for many years and graciously accepted the challenge of being this years co-chair team. We thank each of you for your support and want to let you know that the 2014 Harvest Dinner was an incredible success with nearly $360,000 dollars raised to support scholarships and programs at Lane Community College! We say Thank you to all of sponsors, guests, and donors for making this past Harvest Dinner an incredible evening and for investmenting in our students! We look forward to seeing you on October 28 for another fantastic and fun-filled evening!

The Harvest Dinner is presented annually by the Lane Community College Foundation and Lane's Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Program (CAHM) and serves as a working classroom for CAHM students. Students work under the guidance of a guest chef and instructors to prepare a multi course meal for 400 guests at the Center for Meeting and Learning.

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2015 Harvest Dinner Guest Chef Pino Posteraro 

Book cover: CIOPPINO'S Mediterranean Grill - A Lifetime of Excellence in the Kitchen"

Chef Giuseppe "Pino" Posteraro

Originally, from Lago, Italy, Chef Pino began his culinary training in his brother's restaurant in Canada. He continued his culinary training in Europe with famed Italian Chef Armando Zanetti, before working in several well-known restaurants in Europe and Asia.

He returned to Canada in 1999 and opened Cioppino's Mediterranean Grill in the Yaletown area of Vancouver, British Columbia. Chef Pino has been Vancouver Magazine's Chef of the Year twice (2008 and 2014). Cioppino's has earned Vancouver Magazine's Restaurant of the Year (2009) and Best Upscale Italian Restaurant eleven-years in row (2004 – 2014). Wine Spectator has presented Cioppino's the "Best of Award of Excellence" ten-years in a row (2004 – 2014) In addition it has twice received Zagat World's Top Restaurant rating of "extraordinary to perfection" with a score of 28 out of 30.

Chef Pino's restaurant is widely acknowledged as an exceptional expression of Mediterranean cooking. His classical style of cooking emphasizes use of the freshest ingredients.

For more information about this culinary gem please visit:

Vancouver Magazine's Chef of the Year article highlighting Chef Pino.  

Cioppino's Mediterranean Grill & Enoteca Restaurant Blog and Information

Chef Pino's Publishing Information


View pictures from the 2013 Harvest Dinner 

View pictures from the 2012 Harvest Dinner

View pictures from the 2011 Harvest Dinner

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2015 Harvest Dinner Sponsors


Title Sponsor


Lease Crutcher Lewis LogoLease Crutcher Lewis


Chef Sponsor


Oregon Lottery Logo


Platinum Sponsors

 McKay Commercial Properties

Burley Logo
Burley

SELCO Community Credit Union logo
Selco Community Credit Union


Print Sponsor

QSL logo
QSL


Gold Sponsors

Bi-Mart Logo 
Bi-Mart

Murphy Wood Logo
Murphy

PacificSource Logo
PacificSource Health Plans

Rosaria Haugland logo
Rosaria P. Haugland Foundation

US Bank Logo
US Bank

Ward Insurance logo
Ward Insurance

Women's Care Physicians & Surgeons Logo
Women's Care Physicians & Surgeons

NWCU logo
Northwest Community Credit Union

The Nice Card, brought to you by Oregon Community Credit Union
The Nice Card

SSC
Seneca Sawmill Company

The Pape group logo
Pape Group

Metrocom Development, LCC 

Carter & Carter Financial

Sakaguchi Family & Friends


Silver Sponsors

Rosboro Logo
Rosboro

The Register-Guard Logo
Register Guard

 

Wildish logo
Wildish

Ferguson Wellman Logo
Ferguson Wellman Capital Management

Slocum Center for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Logo
Slocum Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

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Whole Foods Market

Kathie Tippens Wiper

John A. Wolf, PC, Attorney

Faye & Lucille Stewart Foundation

Pacific Benefit Consultants, Inc.

B & A International & Mary Jane Mori and Jerold Hawn

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President's Sponsor

Office of the President 


Wine Wall Sponsor

Tykeson Family Charitable Trust


Wine Sponsors

Coming soon!


Cocktail Bar Sponsor

Coming soon! 


Dinner Sponsor

Coming soon! 

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Jewelry Sponsor

Harry Ritchies Jewelry Logo
Harry Ritchie's Jewelers

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Appetizer sponsor

Coming soon! 

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