2019 Taste the nations
VIMSIA will be hosting its 10th Annual “Taste the Nations” festival on Saturday, March 16, 2019 from 5:00PM – 9:00PM. We invite you to partner with us in this fundraising effort to benefit our “VIMSIA without Borders” program.
“Taste the Nations” is an event in which professional chefs and parents, are invited to prepare a mouth-watering dish from anywhere around the world, which highlights a specific country or world region. Those attending the event will have the opportunity to enjoy taste-sized samples various different creations. It will be an elegant but casual evening for the entire St. Thomas/St. John community. This event will also feature international dance performance by VIMSIA students. All proceed will benefit "VIMSIA without Borders Educational Program” seeks to provide opportunities for students in the Peter Gruber International Academy (PGIA) to become more aware of their place in the wider world through international education and experiences.
Ways to Support
Sign-up as a Participating Restaurant: Donate your expert culinary and resources to prepare a dish or dishes enough to serve 300 taste-sized servings!
Become a Sponsor: Sponsorship and marketing opportunities are available!
Donate a Dish: Support from our parent community is key. We rely heavily on the support of our parent body to ensure there is more than enough food.
Volunteer to Work: It takes a village! Two hour shift volunteer opportunities will be posted soon.
Purchase a Ticket: Adults $30, Students $15 and children 5 and under are FREE