The Welcome Dinner – Highpoint

  • Special Event

PROJECT OVERVIEW

The Welcome Dinner Project is a community program connecting newly arrived Australians (migrants’ refugees, asylum seekers and international students) with established local residents over a shared meal. Highpoint became a major supporter of The Welcome Dinner Project’s efforts in Melbourne in early 2016. Acting as a hub for the West’s incredibly diverse community, Highpoint have assisted the expansion of the organisation’s important work and message of connection.

CLIENT OBJECTIVES

To foster community spirit, celebrate and deepen cross-cultural relationships with an appreciation of food and to further its relationship with the non-profit initiative by hosting a very special Welcome Dinner on ‘Melbourne Day’, Tuesday 30 August 2016.

OUTCOMES

AMME delivered a special event for 100 guests at Highpoint’s Welcome to Melbourne dinner, each enjoyed meals with meaning, great company and hospitality. Guests brought along a dish to share, complemented by a variety of other dishes provided by Highpoint, prepared by Kinfolk and using produce from Highpoint’s Fresh Food retailers, including Rainbow Meats, Fish Pier, Highpoint Fruit & Vegetable Market, Bakers Delight, Gourmet Deli House and Yahweh Asian Grocery.

COLLABORATORS

  • Event Concept and PR: Cassette
  • Event Design and Production: AMME
  • Event Partner: The Welcome Dinner Project
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