Art Institutes Intn'l's Caribbean buffet to help Haiti


The Art Institutes International Minnesota at 15 S. 9th St. (@ Hennepin) in downtown Minneapolis is hosting fundraising events to benefit the American Red Cross' Haitian relief efforts: a silent auction and a Caribbean-themed buffet luncheon will take place Wednesday, March 3. The silent auction will take place from 9 am to 2 pm and the all-you-can-eat buffet from 11 am to 1 pm. The auction is free and the buffet, which costs $10 per person, will include such student-cooked dishes as Soup Jomou (Squash soup), Spinach Salad w/ Citrus Garlic Dressing, Griot (Fried Pork), Achiote Chicken (Chicken with annato), Diri Et Pois Coles (Red beans and rice), and Sweet Potato Pie.