Is anyone interested in a starting us a Chili for Charity team? I understand they waived the $35 fee this year and I think it could give us some good exposure. (There is also a booth decoration contest if we want to get all makery
CHILI FOR CHARITY: Chili For Charity is for non‐profit organizations
looking to win cash and gain exposure for their cause. This is the only
category allowed to hand out promotional materials.
Stakes are high because the winning team gets a $1,000 donation to their
charity (and boasting rights for a year).
Teams that enter the Chili For Charity category are not eligible for Sharon
Sawyer’s Peoples’ Choice but are automatically entered in the Cecille
Kallenberger’s Team Spirit, Best Booth, and Grand Champion competitions
like all the other teams. More about that below so keep readin’.
Chili in this category can be prepared in advance and brought to the Chili
Cookoff so long as it meets health‐code requirements.
Non‐profits are free to enter any other category but entries in other
categories must meet all of the requirements for that category–like cooking
their chili on site like everybody else.
Chili in this category is submitted to the Judging Area in 32 oz. cups just like