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Young chefs invited to cook ‘for kids’ sake’

Published: Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 11:36 a.m. CST

Big Brothers Big Sisters of DeKalb County presents its first Cooking For Kids’ Sake fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at St. Mary Hall in Sycamore.

Cooking for Kids’ Sake is a family-friendly event featuring young chefs from around the area. Community members are invited to try sample-sized portions of the chefs’ best dishes. All funds raised will go directly toward Big Brothers Big Sisters of DeKalb County. Tickets to the event cost $25 for adults and $10 for children age 10 and younger.

Chefs enter their best dishes in three divisions: Middle School, High School and Family. Each cook is responsible for purchasing ingredients for the recipe they serve. If you are interested joining the fun and becoming a chef, call Courtney at 815-758-8616.

Family Service Agency’s Big Brothers Big Sisters program has been providing the youth of DeKalb County with positive adult role-models for more than 40 years. Big Brothers Big Sisters has a large part in helping children of DeKalb County stay positive with their everyday lives and out of trouble, which has a huge impact on the youth in the community.

For more information about the event, visit www.fsadekalbcounty.org or call Family Service Agency at 815-758-8616.

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