The Sunday Breakfast Club seeks to serve the Greater Philadelphia community through inspired programming and stimulating conversation with fellow members and guest speakers selected for their accomplishments, service, and leadership. Members must register for all programs. A notice with details about each program will be e-mailed to all members three weeks prior to the event.
The theme of the 2018-19 program of the Sunday Breakfast Club will be City of Champions. In the coming program year, the Sunday Breakfast Club will celebrate and explore the multiple ways in which Philadelphia is now a “City of Champions.” Don’t miss any of these intriguing encounters with the people who’ve made our hometown a “City of Champions.”
Feb 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Whether or not Amazon’s HQ2 comes to Philadelphia, the Schuylkill Yards project which is being pitched as its home is already remaking the west bank of the river. Our guest will be the man who is driving that project and plays leading role in the HQ2 campaign, Gerard Sweeney, CEO of Brandywine Realty Trust. It’s hard to predict whether the HQ2 decision will be public by then, but either way will get an inside look on how the city’s proposal came together and what else is in store for University City’s riverfront.
Mar 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Meet a man who was at the center of Philadelphia’s restaurant renaissance and who is now trying to lead generations of Philadelphians towards healthier eating habits. Marc Vetri has won enough culinary awards to cover a kitchen wall, starting up such highly honored and much-loved restaurants such as Vetri, Osteria, Amis and Alla Spina. Through his foundation, he’s working to promote healthy eating, particularly among the city’s young people. Come learn from a man who knows both how to please a palate and open a mind.