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Local Businesses Owners And Guests Come Together To Support Refugees At Yelp Without Borders



This past Sunday, our Yelp Without Borders Party once again took Yelpers’ taste buds all around the world with samplings from a variety of Buffalo’s top ethnic restaurants. The International Institute of Buffalo opened its’ doors for this annual event, which not only welcomed Yelpers to a super delicious party, but also encouraged them to help make a difference and raise money for the Institute in the process!

Buffalo’s own Yelp Elite Squad helped kick off the party a half an hour early, easily showing other Yelpers how cool being Elite can be. Guests had the chance to sample some of Hali Boyz’s spicy hot tacos; kudos to the brave hearts who tried the red sauce! Fan favorites also included Sun Cuisines’ black rice mango sushi, House of Hummus’ hummus plates, and Mandarin Garden’s fried noodles. Lucy Ethiopian Cuisine even made it to the party, further adding to the variety of multicultural foods served up at Yelp Without Borders!

Breweries like Community Beer Works, Resurgence Brewing, and Flying Bison Brewery, as well as Midgard Winery and Ashker’s Juice Bar also served up their best drinks to quench our guests’ intense thirst. If the food and libations weren’t enough, there were plenty of ways for Yelpers to keep themselves entertained – from lawn games and music from DJ Rock to Caricatures from Jeremy Stock, everything came together to be a great party for a great cause!

Altogether, our Yelpers raised $2,200 for the International Institute! We expected nothing less from the City of Good Neighbors.

Take a look at what our Yelpers are saying about the event here and the photos from Paul!
Thanks To Our Sponsors
Hali BoyzSun CuisinesMandarin GardenHouse of HummusLucy Ethiopian CuisineAshker’s Juice BarCommunity Beer WorksFlying BisonResurgence Brewing • Midgard WineryJeremy Stock CaricaturesDJ RockSkyline MediaLiving in the Buff Studio

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