Old National Bank will present 100 Men Who Cook on Saturday, February 17, at the Egyptian Room at Old National Centre. Proceeds from the event will benefit Outside the Box, Inc. The public can purchase individual tables and tickets at 100menwhocookindy.com. We invite the local media to attend and get a sampling of the great food prepared by our 100 Chefs and to be part of this award-winning fundraiser presented by Old National Bank.
100 Men Who Cook is a unique community fundraising event, hosted and sponsored by Old National Bank, where local celebrity chefs prepare their favorite recipes for guests to sample and enjoy. Last year’s inaugural event in Indianapolis raised $215,000 for Center for Leadership Development. Old National Bank has raised more than $5.2 million dollars in other markets throughout its footprint at these events.
The schedule for Saturday, February 17, held in the Egyptian Room at Old National Centre, is as follows:
5:00 p.m. – Chefs will be putting final touches on their dishes
6:00 p.m. – Doors Open – Social Hour and Cash Bar
6:45 p.m. – Parade of 100 Chefs
7:00 p.m. – Dinner Service Begins
8:15 p.m. – Program for Outside the Box, Inc.
9:00 p.m. – Chef Awards
DJ throughout the evening
“We are so excited to partner with the Outside the Box,” states Mark Bradford, Region President, Old National Bank. “We look forward to helping them raise money for programming and employment opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.”
Outside the Box is known for innovation amongst agencies supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. With a waiting list of more than 60 and the current Indianapolis program at capacity, Outside the Box is looking to expand existing services into the Fishers area with an enhanced emphasis on employment and community education. The unfolding venture called Evolve Café will play a primary role in this initiative.
Kelly Hartman, Outside the Box co-founder and board member, shared “We could not be more honored to be the beneficiary of 100 Men Who Cook in Indy. The long standing, supportive partnership we have experienced with Old National Bank has been amazing, but this opportunity will be monumental in the way we can impact the people we support.”
Old National would like to recognize our sponsorship partners who help make this event possible including Krieg Devault, Old National Bank, Vectren, Anthem, Cripe, Insights Consulting, Live Nation, the Herbert Simon Family Foundation, Barnes & Thornburg, Cedarview Management, Ice Miller, IPL, IUPUI, Monarch Beverage, One America, ONI Risk Partners, and Somerset CPAs.
About Outside the Box
Outside the Box strives to empower people with intellectual disabilities toward personal growth through education, self discovery, leadership development and a career path. Currently they achieve this for more than 350 individuals through a curriculum based day program, employment services, and an art program. OTB promotes a culture built on capabilities, innovation and collaboration. For more information, please visit otbonline.org.
About Old National
Old National Bancorp (NASDAQ: ONB), the holding company of Old National Bank, is the largest financial services holding company headquartered in Indiana. With $14.9 billion in assets, it ranks among the top 100 banking companies in the U.S. and has been recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute for six consecutive years. Since its founding in Evansville in 1834, Old National Bank has focused on community banking by building long-term, highly valued partnerships with clients. Today, Old National’s footprint includes Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. In addition to providing extensive services in retail and commercial banking, Old National offers comprehensive wealth management, investments and brokerage services. For more information and financial data, please visit Investor Relations at oldnational.com.