November 1, 2016 – Carroll Lutheran Village was the host for the 5th Annual “Off the Shelf” Gala to benefit Carroll County Food Sunday on Thursday, October 20. The event raised $6,400 for the organization.
The Village’s award winning Executive Chef, Chris Spear, used food pantry staples like breakfast syrup, saltines, ketchup, grape jelly and canned tuna among other ingredients to create a gourmet meal for more than 110 guests. The menu included smoked tuna spread, lamb pozole, and grilled boneless chicken thighs over cheesy cream of wheat.
The 6th Annual “Off the Shelf” Gala is scheduled for October 19, 2017.