World Cooks Tour for Hunger

World Cooks in Action

....The World Cooks Tour for Hunger represents a unique event where great chefs from all over the World gave of their time and skill to come to South Africa with the purpose of raising money for two very deserving charities - Operation Hunger and The Valley Trust of Natal. These world chefs along with teams of chefs from South Africa brought the finest set of culinary skills yet assembled; chefs with countless years of experience, a multitude of Gold Medals and Awards and pots of care and compassion for the plight of the hungry and the needy.
....Billy Gallagher.

WACS 23rd World Congress, Johannesburg, South Africa, March 17/23 1988

The Personal Standard of King Goodwill, King of the Zulu Nation.

The 1988 Congress marked the Diamond Jubilee for WACS. The Inaugural Congress was held at The Sorbonne, France 1928. The event turned out to be a record breaker in many ways; it surpassed the previous number of Countries attending a Congress. The 626 attending Delegated also set an attendance record. Another 1st was the launch of The Master Chef Junior World Challenge held under the auspices of WACS. In the adjoining photograph we can see Billy Gallagher President, South Africa Chefs Association escorting King Goodwill along with Queen Sibongil to the Congress.