Frequently Asked Questions

1. Are there meat and vegetarian options available?

Yes! There are options for both meat and vegetarians. And you can even substitute for vegan options.

2. Is The Sir Edmund Hillary Foundation a registered charity?

Yes!  The Sir Edmund Hillary Foundation is a registered charity (No. 11915 0837 RR0001). 100% of proceeds go directly to this organization. 

3. Are there any deadlines for ticket purchase?

No, this event is completely virtual which means the ingredients can be purchased until the day of the event, but you'll want to give yourself enough time before to buy groceries and to prep. 

4. Is there an option for having the ingredients delivered?

No, at this time we will not be offering delivery for this event. 

5. When will I get a grocery list to buy food?

We will email you a grocery list the week of January 8, 2022. Keep an eye out for our email.

6. What supplies to I need?

All supplies are regular kitchen supplies that you should have at your home. However, we will be emailing you a detailed list the week of January 8, 2022.

7. What are we cooking?

At this event, we will be cooking a "Shyakpa" - a hearty Sherpa soup. An ingredient list will be sent to you the week of January 8, 2022.

If you have a question not listed above, please send an email to