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Knife & Fork Inn to Host 100th Anniversary Celebration Oct. 4; Proceeds Benefit Atlantic Cape Foundation

September 24, 2012

Frank Dougherty and Maureen Shay, owners of Atlantic City’s historic Knife & Fork Inn, will host a 100th anniversary celebration to benefit the Atlantic Cape Community College Foundation, 6-9 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Knife & Fork Inn, 3600 Atlantic Ave. in Atlantic City.

The event will capture the glitz and glamour of the 1920s, and feature gourmet hors d’oeuvres, an open bar and live music by The Gin Canaries. Guests are encouraged to wear attire inspired by the 1920s, or to dress in business wear.

Tickets are $150. Net proceeds will benefit the Joseph and Arleen Dougherty Scholarship for Atlantic Cape students. To purchase event tickets, list your name on a commemorative plaque, or to donate to the Joseph and Arleen Dougherty Scholarship, visit http://www.atlantic.edu/knifeandfork/.

For additional information, contact Lauren Canzanese at lcanzane@atlantic.edu or (609) 463-4672.

Founded in 1978 as an independent 501(c)3 nonprofit charity, the Atlantic Cape Community College Foundation is dedicated to serving the mission of Atlantic Cape by providing financial support to the college and its students. In its history, the Foundation has raised more than $2.5 million for college scholarships, Foundation operations, academic programs and enhancing the campus environment.