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American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

      •    Established in 1987, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is a voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death. AFSP is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide, including those who have experienced a loss.

Chef  Patrick Hoogerhyde

     Chef Patrick was raised in King Salmon, Alaska on subsistence salmon and wild game, and he came to understand the importance of properly cooking and preparing food.  Patrick  graduated from Western Culinary Institute in Portland.  Currently oversees operations at Bridge Catering/Seafood as manager/partner where he strives to combine the spirit of hospitality with regional flavors to compliment Alaska Cuisine.

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