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MFHA-Multicultural Foodservice & Hospitality Alliance
Networking, Career Advancement, Gaining Knowledge
Years in the Industry
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MFHA's Regional Council Professional Development Series Part II - FREE Professional Development Event!

The Multicultural Foodservice & Hospitality Alliance (MFHA) is hosting the second session of their three part Professional Development Series on June 17th from 4-7pm. We would like to extend a personal invitation to you, in hopes that you will join us!

This event will be held in Chicago at the following location:

Hyatt Rosemont

6350 North River Road

Rosemont, Illinois 60018

Part 2 of the series will… Continue

Posted on June 9, 2009 at 1:33pm

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At 9:21am on January 28, 2010,
Ashley Tucker
I really enjoyed your presentation today in Chef Kender's class. I look foward to following your progress. Do you have a Facebook Page?
At 7:37am on December 11, 2009, Gerry Fernandez said…

Every one of us deserves a chance to fulfill our dreams. Think of at least one person that has helped you achieve your goals and fulfill your dreams by opening a door, giving you guidance, providing hope or offering advice and encouragement when you needed it the most.

Make a difference in someone's life by supporting MFHA's mission to provide opportunities to those that seek and deserve it the most; someone might just have a dream like you.

MFHA has been committed for nearly 14 years to connecting people with opportunities and creating an inclusive environment of hopes and dreams for talented people. Today, with as little as $5 you can help someone's dream come true -- please join us in making a dream a reality.

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At 6:39am on July 23, 2008, Patti said…
I wanted to see if you knew of a CPA/Controller in the Northern New Jersey area - We are looking to fill a position - must have retail or restaurant experience. If you know of anyone please give them my email address: Thanks! Delete Comment
At 3:00pm on July 7, 2008, Donna Stazzone said…
Hey Gerry

Sending hellos from Atlanta....hope all is well.
At 7:06pm on June 25, 2008, The Tortilla Guy said…
Hey Gerry tell me more about this MFHA-Multicultural Foodservice & Hospitality Alliance ? I am actually in Providence for business and do business all over including the Caribbean !! There is a business event on that in Miami end of July
At 2:25pm on June 25, 2008, KT said…

Welcome to FohBoh. You may want to create a profile for MFHA too.
At 12:04pm on June 25, 2008, Angela said…

Could I place a link to MFHA on I know that your organization would be a great resource to the restaurant owners on my site.

At 8:23pm on June 24, 2008, Gerry Fernandez said…
Hi Gerry,

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At 8:23pm on June 24, 2008, Gerry Fernandez said…
Hi Gerry,

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