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Thank you for coming!


Honorary Chairs: Jonathan and Victoria Moore

Thank you for supporting the thirteenth annual Dessert First! We had more than 300 people in attendance and with your help we were able to raise a little more than $100,000 — making it our most successful Dessert Firsts to date! Your generosity will directly benefit girls in our community. 

The competition among the chefs was fierce. Chef Jeffery Hileman from Locale Market took home the Judges' Choice Award with his Do-Si-Dos Peanut Rodeo and Chef Julie Curry from Bake'n Babes took home the People's Choice Award with her Lemon Cheesecake Shooter. 

We want to extend a special thank you to our wonderful sponsors, who contributed more than $85,000.

You can see pictures from Saturday's event below or on our Facebook Page.


Bake'n Babes • Datz
Harry Waugh Dessert Room; Bern's Steak House • Locale Market
Maggiano's Little Italy • Seasons 52
Tampa Airport Marriott •  Trinity Cafe

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Thank You to our Sponsors!


Platinum Sponsor

Thin Mint Sponsor

Samoa Sponsor

  • Marion Rich

Tagalong Sponsor



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Do-si-do Sponsor

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Media Sponsor

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