Our Mission

Très Bonne Année is a self-sustaining, nonprofit, charitable corporation which exists solely to raise funds for nonprofit organizations and to advance the arts, culture and education in Central Pennsylvania thus enhancing the region’s quality of life and economic vitality.


Thank You

Thank you to this year’s honorees and all of our sponsors and attendees for a wonderful Très Bonne Année 2013.  Money raised enables Whitaker Center to provide opportunities for artistic, scientific, educational and cultural enrichment, while improving the region's quality and economic vitality.  Très Bonne Année is proud to support Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts!


Jason J. Litton Award

2013 Recipient William D. Kohl 

Dr. Jason J. Litton was a founding member of Très Bonne Année and served on the Board of Directors from its inception in 2000 until his untimely death in September of 2008.  He arguably was the most serious collector of wine in the mid-state, and his passion for food and wine was unrivaled.  Jason loved his wine and more importantly loved sharing it with friends.  Pairing his wines with the sumptuous cuisine prepared by his beloved wife Linda was Jason’s delight and pleasure. Read more »