Young Trustees serve chili to the masses for good cause


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Chilly weather didn’t stop people from gathering at the 4th annual Young Trustees Chili Cook-Off

KMAN caught up with Young Trustee Co-Chair Sarah Siders at the event. Siders spoke to the excitement of having the event at a new location, but with the same overall purpose.

      Chili Interview 1

Creator of the event Jamie Coones says, he thinks the event has great potential moving forward with the new and improved location at Rockin K’s.

      Chili Interview 2

Michael Peterson with Hy-Vee’s deli department’s team competed this year with his mother’s traditional recipe. He spoke to the event’s new location at the KSU Foundation Park.

      Chili Interview 3

Hyvee chose the T. Russell Reitz Animal Shelter as their local non-profit to support the local furry friends.

Development Director at Manhattan Boys and Girls Club, Melissa Soldan says, their team chose to keep the 2019 winning recipe a secret this year with high hopes of wining again.

      Chili Interview 4

More than 40 nonprofit organizations received funds from Saturday’s event. Official donation totals are pending.


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