RYE, N.Y. -- My Sisters' Place, a Westchester County-based organization that works to fight domestic violence, received more than $33,500 in donations from "A Taste of Rye" last month.
The event was a restaurant crawl allowing participants to sip, snack and stroll across nine different Rye restaurants, including Ruby’s Oyster Bar, Morgan’s Fish House, Encore, Town Dock, Rye Bar & Grill, Fogama, Aurora, Frankie & Johnnie’s Steakhouse, and Wine at Five, which offered a wine tasting.
Tickets to the event were sold for $50, and additional funds were raised with a silent auction featuring items provided by local Rye merchants. Some of the items included four tickets to a New York Giants game with a parking pass, as well as a signed jersey from wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.
Supporters of the event included magazine sponsor Serendipity, Al Dente, Arcade Books , Angela’s, Benefit, Blue Mercury, Carpet Trends, CitiBank, Clay Health Club + Spa, Clutch, Country Day Store, Cornerstone, Crisfield’s, Dock Deli, G Griffin Wine & Spirits, Great Stuff, Havanna Jeans, Hudson Paul Salon, Jo Bryan Photo Art, June & Ho, Lesters, Mixology, Nest Inspired Home, Numi Rye Salon, Plush Blow, Playland Market, Rhythm in Rye, Rock Island Sound, Royal Jewellers of Rye, Rye Beach Pharmacy, Rye Camera Shop, The Open House, Twish, Scissors on the Sound and Woodrow Jewelers and Julia B. Fee Sotheby’s International Realty.