What an incredible night. We have the most amazing supporters, truly. Here's to a happy a healthy rest of 2018, and hope to see you again for Great Chefs' 2019!


The Great Chefs' Dinner is one of Maryland's finest culinary events, and The Family Tree's largest fundraiser. In its 27th year, the Great Chefs’ Dinner engages over 400 community leaders in the prevention of child abuse and neglect in Maryland. We can't wait to sit down this Spring for another fabulous evening together!

What to Expect

The Great Chefs’ Dinner features a 5-course meal with paired wines, a live and silent auction, and raising awareness and funds for the prevention of child abuse in Maryland.

What to Wear: Business / Cocktail Attire

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Who's Cooking

Chef Edward Lee is a four-time James Beard Award nominee and has made numerous television appearances on shows including The Mind of a Chef and Top Chef.

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When is It

Monday, April 9th, 2018

6:00 pm | Cocktails + Silent Auction
7:30 pm | Dinner Seating + Live Auction

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Where is it

The Grand Lodge of Maryland
304 International Circle
Cockeysville, MD 21030.

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Sad to hear, but we hope to see you next year. Meanwhile, please consider supporting our work. Thank you!