he Welcome Project's annual YUM event at Center for Arts at the Armory on April 10, 2014 features the cuisine of 9 immigrant-run Somerville restaurants. Enjoy tastes from Turkey, Italy, India, Mexico, Nepal, the Mediterranean, Ethiopia, and Portugal. All YUM restaurants participate in the City's Shape Up Approved -- Eat Well program.
This year's event also features Live music by Son Del Sol A silent auction The 2nd annual Intercultural City Award to Regina Bertholdo, director of the Somerville Public Schools' Parent Information Center and co-founder of the Brazilian Women's Group. Founder's Award to Suzanne Sankar For more information visit www.yumsomerville.org. Double your impact: LENNY ZAKIM FUND Challenge Grant. If you are a new donor to The Welcome Project, or a returning donor making an increased gift, the amount of your new donation or the increase over your previous support will be matched dollar for dollar because of a generous Challenge Grant provided by the Lenny Zakim Fund.