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2017 contest information
The BBQ Gives Back contest is benefiting the food bank named Team Thanksgiving and Operation BBQ Relief. If interested, you may bring a bag of can and/or dry goods to the contest to donate to the food bank. You may also, if interested, make a cash or check donation to Operation BBQ Relief at the time of judges check in. Both of these choices are strictly voluntary.
THANKS TO ALL OF YOU WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE “GIVING BACK” PORTION OF OUR CONTEST EITHER BY DONATING CASH OR CANNED/DRY GOODS. THERE WAS A TOTAL OF $740.00 DOLLARS RAISED BY TEAMS AND JUDGES FOR DONATION TO OPERATION BBQ RELIEF. THERE WAS OVER 500 LBS. OF MEAT, PAID FOR BY KCBS FEED250 MEALS MISSION AND COOKED BY TEAMS, DONATED TO TEAM THANKSGIVING. AND THERE WAS A MINI VAN FULL AND ANOTHER CAR LOAD OF CANNED/DRY GOODS DONATED BY TEAMS AND JUDGES GIVEN TO TEAM THANKSGIVING. WOW!! WHAT A GREAT WAY TO SHOW THE AWESOMENESS OF THE BBQ FAMILY. THANKS AGAIN!
WE WERE 100% CBJ AND 100% OF ASSIGNED JUDGES SIGNED IN AND SEATED. THANK YOU TO GREG GORDON (AND HIS EXTRA SPECIAL HELPER, BEVERLY!) WHO WAS A WONDERFULLY ORGANIZED JUDGE COORDINATOR.
SEE BELOW FOR SOME PICTURES TAKEN BY OUR VERY OWN ROGER FAIR.
AND, LAST BUT NOT LEAST, OUR OUTSTANDING KCBS REPS