Videos











Cousin Johnny interviews Heidi Feldman - 2023

Heidi is the Director of the Pacific Grove Community Garden, a volunteer with Al & Friends, and the President of the Didi Project, which helps young women in Nepal.

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Chef Hyson Epstein cooks a giant paella - 2023

On March 12, Guest Chef Hyson Epstein cooked up a giant paella dish for our guests. Please check out his Instagram and his website and PHOTOS HERE

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John "Spud" Spadaro Hospitality Award - 2023

Rick Richards, President of the Board of Directors for Al & Friends, wrote and played a song, dedicated to John "Spud" Spadaro, during the 2023 John "Spud" Spadaro Hospitality Awards, which recognize outstanding members of the hospitality industry in the Monterey Peninsula area who exemplify the legacy of John "Spud" Spadaro. Click on the image or CLICK HERE to watch the video and listen to the song.
Chef Al Siekert's 80th Birthday Party - 2023

Rick Richards, President of the Board of Directors for Al & Friends, wrote and played a song, dedicated to Al, for his 80th birthday. Click on the image or CLICK HERE to watch the video and listen to the song.
Chef Al Siekert's 80th Birthday Party - 2023

Monterey Mayor, Tyller Williamson, speaks about Al at Al's 80th birthday - Click on the image to watch the video, or CLICK HERE for the video
Chef Al Siekert's 80th Birthday Party - 2023

Monterey City Councilmember, Dr. Kim Barber, speaks about Al at Al's 80th birthday - Click on the image to watch the video, or CLICK HERE for the video
> Chef Al Siekert's 80th Birthday Party - 2023

Former Pacific Grove Mayor, Bill Kampe, speaks about Al at Al's 80th birthday - Click on the image to watch the video, or CLICK HERE for the video
Chef Al Siekert's 80th Birthday Party - 2023

Monterey Bay Fisheries Trust - Community Seafood Outreach Manager, Shelley Dearhart, speaks about Al at Al's 80th birthday - Click on the image to watch the video, or CLICK HERE for the video
Chef Al Siekert's 80th Birthday Party - 2023

Closing remarks by Al Siekert and President Rich Richards for Al 80th birthday - Click on the image or CLICK HERE for the video
YouTube Video - Thank you to Hanes for teaming up with Al & Friends to provide much needed socks for our needy community, as Al & Friends volunteers coninue to help Al in serving another hot, nutritious meal. Thank you to Bob P for providing the video (faces blured for privacy).