Buffalo State College President Aaron Podolefsky and Dennis Black, University at Buffalo vice president, are two notables among a cast of 20 who'll be dishing up dinner Oct. 2 in the Statler's Golden Ballroom.
The event, Men Who Cook, benefits Crisis Services, which operates a 24-hour crisis hotline, outreach programs and other services.
Restaurants involved include Left Bank, Ilio Di Paolo's, Vera Pizzeria, Joe's Deli and Redlinski Meats.
It's Oct. 2, 6-9 p.m., Statler City, 107 Delaware Ave. Ticket prices are $55, $100 per couple. Buy tickets online at crisisservices.org by Oct. 1, or at the door.