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Goodwill Gala 2023 Menu Unveiled: A Culinary Journey Celebrating Macon’s Taste Makers and Dream Chasers

Macon, GA – October 26, 2023 – The excitement is building as the 17th annual Goodwill Gala approaches, and organizers are thrilled to announce a mouthwatering menu that will take attendees on a culinary journey through the rich history and promising future of Macon’s food scene. Under the theme “Macon Life Good: Taste Makers and Dream Chasers,” this year’s Gala promises an unforgettable gastronomic experience.

The menu for the Goodwill Gala 2023 is a delectable fusion of “Reimagined Favorites Inspired by Iconic Macon Tastemakers of the Past and Present” and “New Culinary Creations from Our Helms College Dream Chasers – The Future of Macon’s Celebrated Foodie Scene.” You can view the menu here: Gala Menu.

Prepare your taste buds for an exquisite array of dishes, each crafted to perfection by the talented students, alumni, and faculty chefs of the Helms College Polly Long Denton School of Hospitality.

The Goodwill Gala 2023 promises to be the Macon foodie event of the year. Guests will enjoy an all-inclusive experience with tickets that grant access to unlimited servings of these delectable dishes and a selection of beverages.

Tickets are still available for purchase at Don’t miss this opportunity to savor the best of Macon’s culinary heritage and the cutting-edge creations of its future culinary stars.

Join us on Friday, November 3 at the Anderson Conference Center, 5171 Eisenhower Parkway, Macon, GA as we celebrate Macon Life Good: Taste Makers and Dream Chasers at the Goodwill Gala 2023. Purchase your tickets today and be a part of a culinary journey you won’t soon forget.



Karen Lee Davis
Director of Marketing and PR
Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA
(803) 270-5148


About Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia, Inc. 
Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia, Inc., a non-profit 501c3 charity, builds lives, families, and communities one career at a time by helping people develop their God-given gifts through education, work, and career services. More than 86 cents of every dollar of Goodwill revenue underwrites job training and placement services within the agency’s 35-county service delivery area. Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia, Inc. is accountable to local Board of Directors, belongs to this community, and is not owned by any individual or company.

About Goodwill Works Foundation:
Goodwill Works Foundation is committed to providing opportunities for individuals to achieve self-sufficiency through no-cost training, education, and employment services. For over four decades, we have been a pillar of support in the Macon-Bibb community, transforming lives and creating pathways to success.

About Helms College Polly Long Denton School of Hospitality:
Helms College is a leading institution that provides exceptional education and training in various fields, including culinary arts, hospitality management, health services, and more. With a commitment to nurturing talent and fostering a passion for learning, Helms College empowers students to achieve their professional goals and positively impact their communities.