Simply Divine

Simply Divine is an annual fundraising event showcasing the Culinary Arts Institute and other programs.

Thank you to our sponsors and guests who made Simply Divine a wonderful evening and a great success.

Guests enjoyed a 5-course meal inspired by famous French chefs and prepared by Culinary Arts Institute chefs and students. Over $90,000 was raised to benefit the Culinary Arts Institute and the Educational Foundation at Illinois Central College.

All of this was made possible through the generosity of our sponsors:

Save the Date:

Seating is limited. Guests will enjoy a five-course meal with selected drink pairings.

2025 Simply Divine
Thursday, May 1, 2025 at 5:30 pm
Illinois Central College Peoria Campus
Peoria, Illinois
Event Chairs: Kathy & Dr. Lindsey Ma


Indulge your senses with an evening of creative cuisine, fine wine, and delightful company to benefit the Culinary Arts Institute and the Educational Foundation. Guests enjoy a cocktail hour in the Peoria Campus Student Center where students display projects and knowledge. Then, join the Culinary Arts Institute chefs and students in Dogwood Hall as they prepare a delicious and unique dining experience.

Ticket Information

Sponsorship, tables, and individual seats for Simply Divine 2025 will be available in January.

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Event Sponsorships

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact the ICC Educational Foundation at [email protected].

Educational Foundation

Edwards Library / Administration Building » L411
East Peoria Campus
Mon – Thur: 8 am – 4:30 pm
Fri: 8 am – 2 pm