22nd annual Chimney Fund Chili Cook-off continues to draw crowds
|Lana Beal prepares a pot of chili Saturday, Sept. 14, during the 22nd Annual Chimney Fund Chili Cook-off. Beal and her teammate, Ken Sawyer, received the Popular Choice trophy and a trophy for best-decorated booth.||Chris Graham accepts the third-place trophy from Mary Gow, president of The Chimney Fund, accompanied by his teammate, Brittany Baehler.|
|Michele Vargas accepts the first-place trophy for the “Backwoods Chili” she made with Henry Bronson. She is accompanied by her daughter, Morgan. Also pictured is Mary Gow, president of The Chimney Fund.||Tifini and Josh Powers receive the second-place trophy from Mary Gow, president of The Chimney Fund, during the chili cook-off Saturday, Sept. 14. Photos by Candi Garrett|
Sept. 23, 2013 — The 22nd annual chili cook-off held in Westwood to raise funds for The Chimney Fund brought in $3,500 this year. According to Mary Gow, president of the nonprofit organization, the event continues to be the biggest fundraiser for the charity.