The Chili Open Raises Funds for Project Self-Sufficiency

Help Sussex County NJ Residents with Emergency Shelter, Housing

Cathleen Metzgar, Jennifer Lippencott and Amy Orben, Chili Open, 2021.jpeg
The Chili Open Supports Project Self-Sufficiency
Housing Initiative

February 4, 2023

Funds raised by the Chili Open will be directed to Project Give Shelter, a new Project Self-Sufficiency initiative to help Sussex County residents who need emergency temporary shelter or stable housing.

The Chili Open Golf Classic is played on a makeshift course at Sussex County Fairgrounds.


  • Golfers play two out of four nine-hole, par three courses

  • Lunch featuring a selection of beverages, chili, and other fare

  • Live music

  • Putting contest

  • Raffles and a 50/50

Rotary Clubs are instrumental in organizing and serving breakfast and lunch, staffing a cash bar, and providing souvenir photos of the golfers, among other event assistance.

Registration Details Coming Soon!