Beaufort's Plums to host dinner to support the Independence Fund (update: More than $1,000 raised)

Update August 19: Plums Restaurant hosted a special dinner to benefit The Independence Fund, a 501(c) 3 with a mission to provide support to our country’s wounded war veterans, on Tuesday August 16. Complete with beer pairings by Terrapin Beer Co. and a four-course meal by Plums’ Chef Josh Castillo, the dinner raised more than $1,000 for the organization.

The dinner featured speaker Commander Richard Jadick, author of “On Call in Hell.”  Jadick served as a physician in Iraq war zones, including the Battle of Fallujah, and is a founder of The Independence Fund.

 he funds raised will be directly applied toward the expenses for the severely injured veterans and caregivers registered to attend the Lt. Dan Weekend 2 taking place this September in downtown Beaufort.

For more information on Plums, visit For information on The Independence Fund and the Lt. Dan Weekend 2, visit and

You can also check out the event page on Facebook.

Reported August 8: Plums will host the Stone Brewing Co. Dinner to benefit theIndependence Fund on Tuesday, August 10, 7 p.m. and is $50.

Here's the rundown of what's being offered: First Course

  • Thai duck summer roll
  • Spicy ginger sesame aioli
  • Stone Levitation Ale 

Second Course

  • Asian lemongrass glazed salmon
  • Sesame seaweed salad
  •  Stone IPA

Third Course

  • Indonesia barbeque chicken and curried shrimp
  • Korean Cucumber Salad
  • Oaked Arrogant Bastard Ale


  • Molten chocolate cake
  • Stone Smoked Porter 

To make reservations email or call 843-986-5092.

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