Charlie Trotter Days
Aug
11
to Aug 18

Charlie Trotter Days

Restaurants around the world will be joining in our 5th anniversary celebrations. All proceeds raised go to support our students with scholarships and internships. Please check back for participating chefs and restaurants.

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Englewood Community Garden Planting Day
May
18
10:30 AM10:30

Englewood Community Garden Planting Day

Join us for our first Master Gardeners event of the season! Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 10:30am - 1pm at The Montessori School of Englewood (6936 S. Hermitage Ave, Chicago). Montessori students and faculty, The Trotter Project community, University of Illinois Extension and master gardeners, Museum of Science & Industry representatives, and residents of the Englewood community will come together in support of the working garden. Come out, pitch in and be ready to compost, cleanup and plant.

If anyone has bags of wood chips to donate we would be most appreciative. We look forward to seeing you.


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The Trotter Project and Roots Pizza Series Kick-off Event
May
14
6:00 PM18:00

The Trotter Project and Roots Pizza Series Kick-off Event

The Trotter Project is joining forces with Roots Pizza, Chicago's favorite pizza makers, to create a special program that partners our scholars with the Roots culinary team to collaborate and create special pizzas. The proceeds from these pizzas will benefit The Trotter Project and our programs. On Tuesday, May 14, we'll be kicking off this delicious partnership with a special event that will bring together Chicago's top chefs, the public, and our community partners. Guests will enjoy cocktails from Treaty Oak Distilling, Roots Pizza bites, and the unveiling of our first scholar pizza. Go HERE for tickets.

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Fat Rice with Chef Abe Conlon hosted by Billy Harris
May
2
6:30 PM18:30

Fat Rice with Chef Abe Conlon hosted by Billy Harris

OVERVIEW - 24 GUESTS ONLY

Join 2018 James Beard winner, Chef Abe Conlon for an intimate private dinner at The Ladies' Room, Fat Rice Chicago. The evening will start with complimentary cocktails served with appetizers, a multi-course wine paired meal experience, chef meet & greet, plus a Q&A during dessert.

Ticket price includes a signed copy of the award-winning cookbook, "The Adventures of Fat Rice: Recipes from the Chicago Restaurant Inspired by Macau", complimentary cocktails, wine pairings, multi-course menu, tax & tip. Proceeds from the live auction to benefit The Trotter Project, with host Billy Harris. Go here for tickets.

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