2018 L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade
It was a record-breaking day at L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade, as everyone’s support made this the most successful year of this delicious event yet! Thanks to the generosity of more than 2,500 guests, nearly $1.5 million will help fund promising research projects for children with cancer.
There were almost too many highlights to count. Whether it was the staggering amount of succulent dishes and drinks, Cooper Gray’s heartwarming speech about his cancer fight or the thrilling live auction that raised more than $650,000, the day certainly wasn’t short on inspiration. Check out all of the other memorable moments by heading to the ALSF Facebook photo album.
Special thanks to the presenting sponsors, Northwestern Mutual and Volvo and the numerous other sponsors and volunteers who made this event possible. Of course, what would a culinary event be without the talented chefs, mixologists and vintners who generously donated their time. Finally, thank you to the stellar hosts, Chef Suzanne Goin, business partner Caroline Styne (Lucques, a.o.c. Tavern) and Chef David Lentz (The Hungry Cat).
2017 L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade
This year's L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade event was our best one yet! Over 2,000 attendees packed Royce Quad at UCLA to raise over $1.3 million in support of much needed research for kids battling cancer everywhere. Make sure to visit our Facebook page to see additional photos from the event as well as the entire video of the program, including Patrick Scott’s letter to his sister, Alex, and the exciting live auction. From the friendly families to the fabulous chefs to the auction winners, everyone had a hand in blowing away our expectations.
Special thanks to our presenting sponsors Northwestern Mutual and Volvo and the generous chefs, vintners and mixologists who kept guests satisfied all afternoon. Shout out to our hosts Chef Suzanne Goin, business partner Caroline Styne (Lucques, AOC, Tavern) and Chef David Lentz (The Hungry Cat) for their extraordinary support.
2016 L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade
The 7th Annual L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade event was an overwhelming success, raising over $1 million and breaking last year's record for the event! More than 2,000 people, including more than 50 chefs, along with mixologists and vintners, were on hand at Royce Quad at UCLA on September 10, 2016 to raise funds and awareness for childhood cancer research. The event was presented by Northwestern Mutual and Volvo.
Hosted by Chefs Suzanne Goin and David Lentz and business partner Caroline Styne, L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade has become one of the premier culinary events in Los Angeles, drawing celebrities including Jimmy Kimmel, Lena Dunham, Timothy Olyphant and Ray Romano. A talented group of chefs from across the country prepared signature dishes and drinks for guests to sample.
Inspiring speeches from Jay and Liz Scott, Alex's parents, as well as SuperSibs! speakers Emilio and Dario made this event truly amazing. An electrifying live auction raised more than $440,000, with intense bidding over items such as a private dinner at Jimmy Kimmel's house.