Doris Italian Market & Bakery Facebook page In their ongoing fight against breast cancer, Doris' pink and white cookies raised more than $1,600 for the Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund.
"This event is the perfect opportunity for Doris Italian Market & Bakery to kick off the holiday season and promote a significant cause such as breast cancer beyond National Breast Cancer Awareness Month," said John Alfano, president of Doris Italian Market & Bakery in anticipation of the upcoming holiday season, a season we tend to lose focus on in favor of mass consumerism. "The holidays are a great time of year to give back to the local community, and we hope to have a full house here that night, not only enjoy the food and wines of the season but also to raise money for the Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund."
Doris Italian Market & Bakery has been a South Florida cultural institution since 1947, when it first opened as a small mom-and-pop butcher shop and deli in Hollywood. For those hankering for their beloved nonna's culinary magic, Doris has long been a bastion of the Italian-American community in Broward and Palm Beach counties with their old-school butcher shop, on-premise made sausages, and delicious osso buco.More »