On Friday, the evening fun took off with a DJ and dancing–it was a real party atmosphere for folks of all ages.
Our “celebrity” judges included Dr. Brad Mathis, Dr. Andola Mathis, Ms. Stephanie Pierce from the Grand Rapid African American Health Institute, Ms. Penda Childrey and City Commissioner, Elias Lumpkin.
Our winners were:
FIRST PLACE – Ms. Arlene Davis, Cabbage & Greens
SECOND PLACE – Ms. Anne Reaser, Collards
THIRD PLACE – Rosaia Woodard, Salsa Collard Greens
Honorable mention goes to Ms. Margie Butts, Curried Garden Greens; Liseia Woodard, Garlicky Green Tomato Salsa; and Flavia De la Cruz, Beans & Rice.