QUINCY, Ill. – Quincy University’s Mart Heinen Athletic Booster Club will host its 33rd Annual John Funke Memorial Chili Cook-Off on Sunday, February 5, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the QU Health and Fitness Center (19th & Oak St). The event is open to the public and features all-you-can-eat chili and soup tasting. Food tickets are $5 per person or $10 per family at the door. A cash bar will be available. Raffle tickets may be purchased.

In addition, the 21st Annual Cash Bash tickets with $8,500 in prizes are available. Tickets are $50 each and include admission to the Chili Cook-Off for two and four drink tickets. There are 21 chances to win cash prizes. The top prize is $5,000. To purchase Cash Bash tickets, contact the Athletic Office at 217-228-5290, visit the Concession Stand at QU basketball games, or contact Sue Winking at 217-223-4362. Only 400 tickets will be sold.

Founded in 1860 by Franciscan friars, Quincy University is a small Catholic university emphasizing the sciences, liberal arts and the professions. Quincy University offers undergraduate, graduate and adult education programs integrating practical experience and Franciscan values. Faculty and advisors work with students to design customized success plans to help them graduate on time, find their passion and prepare them for life. QU is a member of NCAA Division II for intercollegiate athletics. For more information, please visit www.quincy.edu or contact the Office of Community Relations at (217) 228-5275 or communityrelations@quincy.edu. Quincy University. Success by Design.