Help Celebrate 20 Years of 50 Men Who Cook on August 10!

In the mood for good food? Join CASA DeKalb County for the 20th annual 50 Men Who Cook on August 10 from 6-9pm at the NIU Barsema Alumni and Visitors Center! The evening features 50+ men from the community who bring their favorite dish for guests to taste and vote for their top choice in each category! Categories include appetizer, side dish, entrée, dessert and professional chefs. Guests will also enjoy a cash bar, entertainment and a raffle, all for a good cause.

Tickets are $45 each or $40 each when you buy 2+ before August 10. Tickets can be purchased online at through August 9, in-person at the CASA office or by sending a check via mail to CASA, 308 W State St, Suite 301, Sycamore, IL 60178. There will be tickets available at the door on August 10 for $45 each.

Any man interested in being a chef can learn more or register at Show off your favorite dish to the community or create a new dish to share!
Businesses interested in donating to the raffle or live auction can email or call 815-895-2052. CASA greatly appreciates any donations such as gift cards, experiences, items, and more.

All proceeds from the event will support CASA’s work of advocating for children in DeKalb County who have experienced abuse or neglect. For more information, visit or email

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