PDX ROOTS is a celebration of Portland’s food and beverage community, Pacific Northwest bounty and the legacy of Oregonian, James Beard. Proceeds from the evening will directly support James Beard Foundation Impact Programs, giving chefs tools to become champions of food policies, and Urban Gleaners, allowing underserved members of our local community more access to food while reducing food waste on our city.



Rescuing fresh, wholesome food from farmers markets, restaurants, and grocery stores to feed hungry kids and their families in Portland, Oregon.