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Proudly Benefitting The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

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All donations help offset costs to continue hosting community events benefitting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and Awareness
 

2022 CHILI COOK-OFF WINNERS ANNOUNCED
1ST PLACE - HEIDI WARKENTHIEN       2ND PLACE - CURT HUTCHINS
3RD PLACE - HARMONY BOLTON         PEOPLE'S CHOICE - JACQUELINE KNOPP


A HUGE thank you to everyone who made this event such a big success.  To the Judges: The man behind the diva, JustNTyme, AFSP Area Director, Samantha Christopherson, Air National Guard, Mason Krebsbach, and Chairman of ValleyCon, Tony Tilton. To our dear friends and family for all of your help and support, and to all of you who entered your amazing Chili's!  Let's do it again on Sunday, March 19th, 2023.  Same time, Same Place..

2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off &  Salsa Showdown
Benefitting The American Foundation For Suicide Prevention & Awareness
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Sunday, March 19th, 2023    3 PM - 8 PM
The American Legion  303 30th Street North Moorhead
 

Do you, or someone you know make a darn good chili? Enter our Chili Cook-Off Contest... Registration is FREE!  Come battle it out for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes, a people's choice prize, and bragging rights!  There will be an amazing panel of judges.  Want to just come and enjoy lots of chili, along with a variety of toppings and cast your vote? See Flyer below for more information.  *PRIZES TO BE ANNOUNCED (Prizes valued between $100-$300!

2:00 pm chili set up ~ 3:00 pm doors open to public/silent auction begins ~ 3:15 pm Judges Served ~ 3:30 pm Chili is open to the public ~ 5pm Tickets collected to determine Pople's Choice Winner.  Judges determine and winners announced. ~5:30 pm  Silent Auction Closes.  *Winners must pay for and pick up items won by 7:00 pm

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Come and check us out at ValleyCon Sept. 30-Oct. 2 at Holiday Inn-Fargo.  We will be selling our Salsa all weekend long!
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Come and check us out at The Exotic Pet Expo October 15th at The Red River Valley Fairgrounds/Butler Building.  We will be selling our Salsa all day long!
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Did you find our Plant It Forward Message at your loved ones resting place? Please Post a Pic so we can track our movement!  Thank You

Spencer Strong Mission Statement:

To save lives by promoting and educating through support and resources, creating a safe interactive online environment, while encouraging mental wellness and reducing mental health stigmas. Striving to find ways to reach those who are suffering, and encouraging the community to make mental health a priority

Our Goal:

To coordinate activities benefiting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, along with campaigns and events to help fund AFSP's mission to save lives and bring hope through research, education and advocacy, and to reach out to those affected by suicide.  Through our efforts, we will help to benefit AFSP in their scientific research, and promote their resources.  

Our Vision:

~To reduce suicidal despair

~To give a voice to those who have lost loved ones to suicide, as well as those who have acted on suicide ideation, and those who are helping someone stay alive

~To increase suicide prevention and awareness within the community in

order to reduce stigma and shame

~To educate on appropriate actions to take to prevent suicide and recover from a suicide death.