We Make a Difference

Established in 1956, The Food and Beverage Association of America is dedicated to promoting and advancing friendly relations between members, encouraging continuing education, assisting in career growth, providing industry-related scholarships, and offering philanthropic support for critical social issues.

The Association is a nonprofit 501c3 professional organization composed of individuals from the hospitality industry facilitating in the promotion and encouragement of the adoption and application of improved standards, methods, and the interchange of information in the food and beverage service industry.

The Association invests in the future of the hospitality industry through Scholarship and Awards Programs, offering financial assistance to future hospitality professionals who have demonstrated need and scholastic superiority.


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Recent Major Contributions

The Association recently completed a five-year pledge of $100,000 to fund a learning center in the name of The Food and Beverage Association of America at the Bobst Library of New York University. This learning center will house a collection of information for students and faculty as it relates to our industry. The Association is pleased to be a sponsor of New York University’s Center of Hospitality and Tourism and Travel.

In 2007, the Association partnered with the Children’s Aid Society, Dunlevy Milbank Center and M Tucker restaurant equipment company to spearhead the design, procurement, and installation of a state-of-the-art commercial kitchen valued at $100,000 that assists in the daily training of culinary instruction to children & families of the Harlem community.

Additionally, over the past five years, the Association has committed student scholarship funds currently totaling $125,000 to the Hospitality Management Department, New York City College of Technology. These funds provide students the ability to complete their academic requirements toward their college degree and begin their professional careers in the Hospitality Industry.
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Golf Outing 2016

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Monte’s Trattoria

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Black Barn

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Glen Cove Mansion

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New York City College of Technology

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The National Arts Club

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Zuma

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Thanksgiving 2015

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Bateaux New York Cruise

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mad46 Rooftop Lounge

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Golf Outing Dinner 2015

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Golf Outing 2015

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The Friars Club

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Gala Dinner Dance 2015

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Private Club Reception 2015

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NYC Tech Dinner 2015

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Shula’s Winemaker Dinner 2015

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Patsy’s Dinner 2015

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Crowne Plaza Reception 2014

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Thanksgiving 2014

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NY Yankee Steak House 2014

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Golf Outing 2014

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India House Dinner 2014

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Gala Dinner Dance 2014

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Atlantica Yacht Cruise 2014

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NYC Tech Dinner 2014 – Tribute to Arlene Isaacson

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Shula’s Dinner 2014

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Marriot Marquis Dinner 2013

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Thanksgiving 2013

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Bybloys Dinner 2013

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Gala Dinner Dance 2013

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NYC Tech Dinner 2013

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Knickerbocker Dinner 2013

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Eventi Dinner 2013

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Battery Gardens Dinner 2012

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Mad46 Reception 2011

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Princeton Club Dinner 2011

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Gala Dinner Dance 2011

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Thanksgiving 2010

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Park Lane Dinner 2010

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Dinner Cruise Bateaux New York 2010

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Gala Dinner Dance 2010

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Patsy’s Dinner 2010

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Doubletree Times Square Dinner 2010

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Haiti Fundraiser 2010

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Gala Dinner Dance 2009

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Peacock Alley 2008

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Battery Gardens 2008

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Golf Outing 2008

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Carolines Comedy Club

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Gala Dinner Dance 2008

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Knickerbocker Club 2008

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Chinatown Brasserie 2008

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Le Parker Meridien 2008

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Childrens Aid Society Ribbon Cutting 2007

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Thanksgiving 2007

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Peacock Alley 2007

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IHMRS Seminar Sex and the Restaurant World 2007

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