Wednesday, January 23, 2013

JEWEL-OSCO Kicks Off "A Taste of Black History

Location: 1655 East 95th Street, Chicago, IL 60617, USA


JEWEL-OSCO will get an early start at celebrating Black History Month with a special "A Taste of Black History" VIP Shopping Event.

Thursday
January 24,2013
3pm-7pm
Jewel-Osco
1655 E. 95th Street 
Chicago.
Open to the public, the free event will feature:


  • Appearance and autograph signing by Celebrity Chef Josh Marks, runner-up in FOX-TV's "MasterChef" reality cooking show.



  • Food sampling from more than 30 of the retailer's African-American food vendor partners, including several Chicago-based companies.



  • Live music by band Zzaje



  • JEWEL-OSCO will award a total of $10,000 in donations to St. Felicitas Church Food Pantry, Grant A Wish Food Pantry and one other community organization serving the African-American community



  • Enter sweepstakes for a chance to win up to $1,000 in JEWEL-OSCO gift cards



  • Special saving opportunities.



The purpose of the event is to recognize the contributions and achievements of JEWEL-OSCO's African-American vendor partners and celebrate "Black History Month."

The vendors will visit the following stores
Saturday, February 2nd


Noon – 5 p.m.


87 W. 87th St.
(Chicago)


Sunday, February 3rd


Noon – 5 p.m.


7530 S. Stony Island Ave. (Chicago)


Monday, February 4th


Noon – 4 p.m.


3153 W. 183rd St.
(Homewood, Ill.)


Saturday, February 9th


Noon – 5 p.m.


2485 W. Howard St.
(Evanston, Ill.)


Sunday, February 10th


Noon – 5 p.m.


9400 S. Ashland Ave.
(Chicago)


Monday, February 11th


Noon – 4 p.m.


17705 S. Halsted St.
(Homewood, Ill.)


Saturday, February 16th


Noon – 5 p.m.


1655 E. 95th St.
(Chicago)


Sunday, February 17th


Noon – 5 p.m.


9400 S. Ashland Ave.
(Chicago)


Monday, February 18th


Noon – 4 p.m.


87 W. 87th St.
(Chicago)


Saturday, February 23rd


Noon – 5 p.m.


7525 W. Lake St.
(River Forest, Ill.)


Sunday, February 24th


Noon – 5 p.m.


443 E. 34th St.
(Chicago)


Monday, February 25th


Noon – 5 p.m.


11730 S. Marshfield Ave.
(Chicago)

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