Anoosh at the oven

Anoosh Shariat shines light on kidney donations

To celebrate his 60th birthday, renowned chef Anoosh Shariat will hold an informational event and breakfast at Noosh Nosh, 4816 Brownsboro Center, tomorrow, Friday, Aug. 25 at 9 a.m. to highlight the need for living kidney donors. Shariat is holding the event to help his friend, former University of Louisville swim coach Rick Hill, in his search for a living kidney donor. Shariat also hopes to help build awareness about all living donor opportunities.

A nephrologist, la living donor, and a surgeon will be present at the breakfast to educate the community about how to become a living donor. The University of Kentucky transplant team will be on hand, too, and members can sign up to be living donors. Chef Shariat will provide a light breakfast and invites all who are interested in learning more. There is no cost to attend.

Call (502) 690-6585 to make a reservation.