Cook For A Cause At Declaration Benefiting Martha’s Table

On Saturday, December 2, put on your chef’s toque and help support a great cause. At Declaration from 12pm-2pm join Food Network’s Chopped Champion and Corporate Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala as he walks guests through how to make your own crudo and pizza in our Marra Forni oven.

Tickets for this cooking class are $35 and include all ingredients, the demonstration, and one beverage (cocktail, beer, or wine). All proceeds from this event will be donated to local charity, Martha’s Table. Guests are also encouraged to bring gently used clothing and household goods to be donated to Martha’s Outfitters.

For tickets click here. There are limited quantities available for this event so make sure to purchase your tickets sooner rather than later.

Martha’s Table is a non-profit organization, an active charity and volunteer center in Washington, D.C. The mission of Martha’s Table is to “build a better future through healthy food, affordable clothing, and quality education.” Declaration restaurant constantly strives to provide the finest locally sourced ingredients in all their dishes and pizza and always looks for opportunities to give back to the community.

This charity cooking class is the perfect Saturday activity, whether you bring friends, family, or make it a date. Learn a new culinary skill just in time for your holiday party or as something quick to cook up during the busy holiday season. Crudo is the Italian word for “raw,” and refers to the preparation of slicing fish thinly, then drizzling it with oil, acid, and seasonings. This dish is simple yet elegant and sure to impress any guests. And of course, pizza is always a crowd pleaser and can be a simple or diverse as you want it.


The Shaw neighborhood is the perfect destination to spend your Saturday afternoon. Following the cooking class take advantage of everything the neighborhood has to offer. Head down 8th Street to stop in unique boutiques like Agrent and Lettie Gooch. Or catch a movie at Landmark Atlantic Plumbing Cinema. Your day is just beginning when you stop by Declaration’s “Cook for a Cause” charity cooking class.

Tax & Eventbrite fee included at checkout. Gratuity not included and up to the guest’s discretion at the time of the event.