Join us for the 18th annual 50 Men Who Cook!

August 13, 2022 | 6-9 PM

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What: CASA’s signature fundraising event, 50 Men Who Cook, is held annually in August at NIU’s Barsema Alumni and Visitors Center. Join us for the 18th annual event on August 13, 2022! The evening includes a sampling of home-cooked favorites, cash bar, entertainment, and raffle prizes.

Where: NIU’s Barsema Alumni and Visitors Center

Who: 50 Men Who Cook is open to the public. Invite your friends and family along!

Why: To raise money to support CASA’s work of advocating for abused children who have experienced abuse or neglect in DeKalb County. Who Benefits?

When: August 13, 2022, 6-9 PM


  • Tickets are $45 each, or 2 for $80 if purchased by Aug. 12
    • Online here through Aug. 12
    • In-person at the CASA office (308 W State St Suite 301, Sycamore) through Aug. 12
    • At the door for $45 each

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COVID-19 Guidelines:

  • Any applicable COVID-19 guidelines will be announced closer to the 18th annual event.
 For questions or more information, email or call 815-895-2052.

Thank you to our 2022 Corporate Sponsors!

Five-Star Sponsors
Shaw Media Logo

Top Chef Sponsors
Iron Chef Sponsors
Assistant Chef Sponsors

Blumen Gardens | Dairy Ripple | Heartland Bank and Trust Company | OC Creative | Resource Bank | Slingerland & Clark, P.C. | Stark and Son Trenching, Inc. | State Farm, Keicher Agency | Sycamore Dentistree

Participating Sponsors

Dana’s Day Spa | Pardridge Insurance Inc. | Stoddard State Farm | Swedberg Electric, Inc.

“It’s just such a worthy cause and it’s great to see the community come out and support it.” – 50 Men Chef