Winston-Salem Jaycees

The Winston-Salem, NC area's organization of choice for adults 21-40 to develop personal, business and leadership skills through community service and organizational involvement.

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​Kayla Newman

I wanted to meet other young professionals and help serve my community. Since joining I have grown as a leader, made new friends, and discovered new and interesting places in Winston-Salem.

​Kayla Newman, 2018 Membership VP

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Chili Cook-Off Benefit

Jan 21, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

$8 – $10

The Chili Cook-off for the Boys and Girls home situated at Lake Waccamaw will be held on Sunday, January 21st, 2018 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.

The cost to enter the chili competition will be $8.00 per entry, which includes tasting. There will be four categories: Vegetarian, Spicy, Unique, and Best Overall! Guests will gather to taste and judge a chili cook-off. For tasting attendees, the entry fee is $10.00, which includes tastings of all chili competition entries.

Chili competitors are asked to cook in advance and bring cooked chili to event site. Chili will be kept heated at the event in crock pots (if you can’t provide your own, please contact the event coordinator at [email protected]). Competitors will also be asked to bring a copy of their recipe with them to the competition. We will award small prizes to the three winners and a larger prize to the “best overall” chili who will be the grand champion.

100% of the proceeds from the evening will be donated to the North Carolina Jaycees Girls Cottage at Lake Waccamaw. This cottage houses teenage girls who have been removed from their families for many reasons including poverty, death of their parents, or domestic violence. These young women may reside at the cottage for a short while during the time their family receives support or they may reside at the cottage until they turn 18 and enter the workforce or college.

All of the chapters of Jaycees in North Carolina contribute financially to assist this girls’ cottage all year long. Donations may be in the form of donated items such as sports equipment, school supplies, or other recreational equipment like computer software or music CDs. In addition, the North Carolina Jaycees donate over $30,000 to help the house pay for essentials including utilities, bedding, and kitchen supplies


Community Service – Chili Cook-off for Boys and Girls Home at Lake Waccamaw


Want to participate?

** To ensure there is adequate space, Chili Cook-off Competitors please purchase tickets in advance using PayPal below.

If you cannot purchase tickets in advance but still want to compete please email Adrianna Cobb at [email protected] to reserve a spot.

Chili Cook-off Tasters can also purchase tickets in advance below or on the day of the event.

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Jan 21, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$8 – $10
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Foothills Brewery & Tasting Room (Kimwell Dr.)
3800 Kimwell Drive
Winston Salem, NC 27103 United States
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Adrianna Cobb (BOD)

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