Taste of Wellesley 2019
Hosted by the Rotary Club of Wellesley
Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
Tickets can be purchased on-line or at:
Pinnacle Residential Properties
555 Washington Street
Wellesley, MA 02482
Linden Street Roche Bros. customer Service Desk
Taste of Wellesley, The Rotary Club of Wellesley Spring Culinary Fundraiser will be an exquisite evening of food, craft beer and boutique liquor tasting, cash bar, Live Auction, Giving Tree Raffle and silent auction showcasing unique art pieces from the Wellesley Society of Artists.  Roche Bros. Supermarkets will offer a signature raw bar; Smith & Wollensky, new to the local food scene will participate and additional tents will round out this festive night!  Proceeds will benefit a variety of good causes (ex. Interact Peer Leadership and Depression Prevention acts on the fact that 1 in 5 cases of depression are wholly preventable).
Participating Restaurants
Alta Strada
Bocado Tapas Wine Bar
Cafe Mangal
Caffe Nero
J.P. Licks
Pancho’s Taqueria
Roche Bros. Supermarkets
Smith & Wollensky
Takara Japanese Restaurant & Bar
The Local
The Upper Crust
Tutto Italiano
Complimentary Sips
Astraluna Brands
Exhibit ‘A’ Brewery
Honorary Chairperson
Patti Quigley, Executive Director of Razia’s Ray of Hope Foundation
John Tobin
Business Attire Recommended
Tickets: $50 per person
At the Door: $60
Diamond Plate Sponsors:
Platinum Plate Sponsors:
Susan Bevilacqua
Frank Rowbotham
Gold Plate Sponsor:
Silver Plate Sponsors:
Jane Neilson, Pinnacle Realtor
Jennifer Maiona & Hillary Morris, Pinnacle Realtors
Teri Adler, Pinnacle Realtor
Maiona & Maiona, PC
Lyn Evans
The Rotary Club of Wellesley combines service with philanthropy for 'Breaking barriers to communication & support' through these projects:
  • Purple Table helps restaurants become more inviting to individuals with challenges 
  • Interact pool games at Tolles Parsons Center to foster communication
  • Tutoring  & emotional literacy
  • Saplings for all grade 4 students
  • 4-Way Test writing competition w/ middle school
  • Peer Leadership & Depression Prevention-India
  • Peer Leadership & Depression Prevention-Nigeria
  • Project Soar (world record paper airplane) to foster cognitive flexibility
  • Two century rivalry with Needham: Football Banquet
  • Raiders Intramurals
  • Serving servicemen & women: NE Ctr Homeless Vets
  • Repair café 
The Rotary Club of Wellesley is one of Wellesley’s oldest community service groups and conducts local programs to benefit the Town of Wellesley. Please check the web site www.wellesleyrotary.org  for times and location.  The public is always invited to any Rotary program.  Please make a reservation on our web site’s calendar or call 781-591-0759 to speak with one of our board members.