Taste of Howard County benefits inpatient hospice care in Columbia, MD

Taste of Howard County 2018

Merriment in Masquerade

Benefitting Gilchrist Center Howard County

Sunday, October 21, 2018
Turf Valley
2700 Turf Valley Road
Ellicott City, MD 21042


Tickets are $100 each. Purchase tickets now!
Sponsorships begin at $500. More information 

Raffle entries are $25 each or 5 for $100.
Purchase raffle entries now!

Proceeds benefit Gilchrist Center Howard County, our 10-bed acute inpatient center in Columbia. Because insurance does not cover the full cost of patient care, and because Gilchrist accepts every patient, regardless of ability to pay–We Need Your Help.

For questions about sponsorship and ticket sales, contact Julie Kolankiewicz at 443-849-8245.


Executive Chef
Harry H. Witzke’s Family Funeral Home
Lorien Health Systems/Mangione Family Foundation

Gerald R. Abbott & Ruth M. Paine
Gula Tech Adventures
Nick & Susan Koutrelakos
Larry T. Weiss Co, Inc.
O’Donnell Honda
Sonny Richardson
Marion Thompson and Family

Linda Ostovitz/Offit Kurmin

Carefirst BlueCross BlueShield
Circle D Farm
Gary L. Kaufman Funeral Home at Meadowridge Memorial Park, Inc.
Haugh Family Charitable Foundation
Right at Home
Tulkoff Food Products

Bon Vivant
Bob Lucido Team of Keller Williams Integrity
bgr CPA’s
BrightStar of Howard County
CBC Retirement Partners
Central MD Oral Surgery
Alicyn Delzoppo
Donaldson Funeral Home, P.A.
Environmental Systems Associates
Eyre Bus, Tour & Travel
Howard Hughes Corporation
The Luthern Village of Miller’s Grant
PCI Strategic Management, LLC
Security Development Corporation
Sol Levinson & Bros., Inc
The Vertical Connection Carpet One
Janet Ziffer

Boender Properties
Judge Wayne Brooks
Building Consultants Inc.
Flower Basket
Harkins Builders, Inc.
Haight Funeral Home & Chapel
Frederick J. Niziol
Miller Brothers Chevrolet-Cadillac
Mimi O’Donnell
OX Orthodontix
Pinnacle Advisory Group
Revere Bank
Rudolph’s Office & Computer Supply
Slack Funeral Home, P.A.
Walsh & Company, P.A.

Her Mind Magazine


The following restaurants really put the “taste” in Taste of Howard County! This event would not nearly be the success that it is, year after year, without their dedication to Gilchrist.

Absolutely Perfect Catering
AIDA Bistro & Wine Bar
Alexandra’s American Fusion
Capital Grille
Dandelion Bakery Bistro
Grille 620
Grotto Pizza
Hudson Coastal Raw Bar & Grille
Iron Bridge Wine Company
Jailbreak Brewing Company
Kings Contrivance
Leelynn’s Dining Room & Lounge
Lib’s Grill
mad chef kitchen & bar
Seasons 52
Smokin’ Hot Bar and Grille
T*Bonz Grille & Pub
Ten Oaks Tavern
Tino’s Italian Bistro
Touche’ Touchet Bakery
Touche’ Touchet Café
The Turn House

Planning Committee

Pete Mangione

Mary Beth Burns
Sherri Collins-Witzke
Christel Curtis
Cyndi Gula
Shel Kelley
Jenny Lazzaro
Rick Opatick
Linda Ostovitz
Shelley Romano
Herman Stewart
Danyette Young

Auction Committee

Shelley Romano

Chris Coale
Sharon Dameron
Susan Falkenhan
Liz Hood
Harriett Kochen
Candice LaFleur
Linda Ostovitz/Offit Kurman
Lisa Swan
Desirae Williams
Janet Ziffer