Relay cooking up for Chili Cook-Off event


By Portia Williams

portiawilliams@civitasmedia.com

The American Cancer Society’s annual Relay For Life of Scioto County will officially kick off the fundraising season and begin registration on Nov. 9 at 5:30 p.m. at SOMC Cancer Center, 1121 Kinneys Lane, Portsmouth, with the 2nd annual Chili Cook-Off Competition free of charge.

LaChona Ferguson, community manager, Relay For Life American Cancer Society, Inc., said they are looking forward to hosting the Chili Cook-Off Competition, and invite the public to come out and bring their best chili recipe to compete for a place in the 2nd annual chili cook-off.

For those who desire to participant in the Chili Cook-Off event contact LaChona Ferguson at 740-708-5186 or LaChona.Ferguson@cancer.org by Nov. 2, to reserve a spot in the competition.

To learn how to help “paint the world purple” and save lives from cancer please attend the kick-off to pick up information or contact LaChona Ferguson at 740-708-5186 or LaChona.Ferguson@cancer.org.

According to Ferguson, fundraising through Relay For Life event supports the Society’s lifesaving mission to eliminate cancer as a major public health problem.

Reach Portia Williams at 740-353-3101, ext. 1929, or on Twitter@PortiaWillPDT.

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