About Rebound Annual Charity Gala 2024 Food Vendor

Name: Rebound Annual Charity Gala: Sankofa - a Celebration of Blackness Across the Diaspora.

Date: Saturday, April 27, 2024

Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location: 12000 Central Park Way, Maple Grove, MN 55369

Event Description: Sankofa - a Celebration of Blackness Across the Diaspora.

A family-friendly event bringing together the rich tapestry of diverse cultures in a celebration of unity and giving.

What to Expect:

  • Local Flavors: Diverse dishes from local vendors, reflecting the vibrant cultures we support.

  • Performances Transcending Borders: Enjoy performances showcasing the diaspora's beauty and diversity.

  • Connecting Culture with Charity: Attend to support Rebound's mission, fostering a connection between culture and charity.

  • Decade of Impact Kickoff: Commemorate Rebound's tenth anniversary, celebrating resilience and community support.

  • Profits for Progress: All event profits contribute to expanding Rebound's programs, making a lasting difference in our community.


In the spirit of celebrating the rich tapestry of Blackness across the diaspora, Rebound invites you to join us as a featured food vendor for our Annual 2024 Gala. This event promises to be a cultural extravaganza, and we are seeking passionate restaurateurs, innovative bakeries, and dynamic food entrepreneurs to contribute to the flavor and vibrancy of the evening.

What We're Looking For:

  • We are specifically reaching out to BIPOC owners who are willing to donate appetizer portions of their signature dishes. With an anticipated guest count of 100-150 individuals, we kindly request each vendor to prepare enough samples to accommodate this audience
  • Additionally, we encourage vendors to offer attendees the option to purchase full-sized portions of their delectable creations, with a suggested donation of 20% of your sales to Rebound


  • To ensure a seamless and enjoyable experience for all, we ask that participating vendors possess a valid catering license and insurance.
  • The venue will provide the necessary power and space for your team to set up and showcase your culinary masterpieces. Food vendors must have all other equipment that they will need.

Benefits of Participation:

  • Beyond being an integral part of a memorable event, your involvement serves as a remarkable marketing opportunity.

  • Moreover, your contributions can be utilized as a tax deduction. This includes supplies, ingredients, time, and any associated costs, all of which can be documented for charitable deductions.

How to Get Involved:

  • If you are excited about the prospect of joining us on this culinary journey, we invite you to explore our vendor portal - Sign Up Below! 

Let's make Sankofa - A Celebration of Blackness Across the Diaspora an evening to remember, one delectable bite at a time!

*Please send a high-resolution .jpeg or .eps file of your company logo to Carmeann Foster - [email protected]