Yes, Shef!

Worth Association presentsYes Shef! Elevating Women in Food & Wine

Yes Shef! A longtable dinner fundraiser featuring talented female Shefs and Sommeliers who are championing for a more equal representation in hospitality leadership. This culinary celebration will feature five unique courses, each prepared by a notable female Shef and a student culinary apprentice. Women of the wine world will select a pairing to compliment the flavour profiles.

WORTH Association wants to celebrate the talented women in our industries and raise money for scholarships to support the next generation of hospitality leaders. Lets elevate and empower women to pursue their passions.


  • Andrea Carlson of Burdock and Co.

  • Meeru Dhalwala of Vij's & Rangoli 

  • Tia Kambas of Chambar Restaurant

  • Mariana Gabilondo of La Mezcaleria

  • Eleanor Chow of Cadeaux Bakery


  • Jenna Briscoe of Cafe Medina 

  • Maude Renaud-Brisson, Independent - APÉROmode

  • Jill Spoor of Fairmont Pacific Rim 

  • Christina Hartigan of Wildebeest 

  • Kelcie Jones of Chambar Restaurant


  • Lauren Mote, co-owner of Bittered Sling and Diageo Reserve Global Cocktailian

A Chef will be paired with a VCC female apprentice Chef to coach and mentor them on menu development, and a sommelier will pair each course. You are invited as our guest to celebrate the most talented women in the city at our inaugural long table dinner.

Where? - Chambar Restaurant @ 568 Beatty Street, Vancouver, BC

When? - August 12, 2019, Reception at 6pm, Dinner at 7pm

Tickets - https://www.chambar.com/events/upcoming-events/