Les Dames d'Escoffier, Seattle Chapter, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit charitable organization,
is an invitational society of professional women of high achievement in the fields of 
food, fine beverages, and hospitality. 
Its mission is educational and philanthropic, and it provides and supports opportunities in these areas.
During its 30-year history, the organization has disbursed in excess of $750,000.