DESSERT VENDOR OPPORTUNITIES

February 26, 2017

You’re invited to be a dessert vendor for City Mission’s 23rd Annual Sweet Sunday Dessert Festival.

Sample your favorite sweet treat to over 3,000 individuals from Washington, Allegheny, Fayette and surrounding counties.

When you participate as a Sweet Sunday vendor, you are helping transform the lives of the homeless men, women and children who are residents at City Mission. All sales proceeds from the desserts contributed by Sweet Sunday Vendors go to the life-changing programs provided by City Mission.

We hope you are able to participate, and make 2017 another successful year for Sweet Sunday!

VENDOR BENEFITS

As a dessert vendor, you will receive:

  • Mention on City Mission’s Social Media:
    – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Google+
    – Average reach per week:  6,000+
  • Sample and advertise your dessert to 3,000+ individuals from Washington, Allegheny, Fayette and surrounding counties.
  • Chance to compete in multiple categories: YES, titles and 13 trophies will be awarded!
  • Recognition in the community as a supporter and friend of City Mission.
  • Fellowship and networking opportunity for members of your church or youth group.
  • Leadership and collaboration experience for youth groups.
  • Service opportunity to teach rewarding benefits of humanitarian deeds and making a positive impact on the less fortunate.

COMPETITION

Compete to win a trophy in your category, or entice our panel of special-guest judges to win  the “Celebrity Judges Choice” Trophy, or you can highlight your decorating talent and score  the “Best Decorated Booth” Trophy.

Everyone in attendance gets a voting ballot!

JUDGED IN 3 CATEGORIES

PROFESSIONAL

Bakery, Restaurant, Grocery Store, Catering Business, or Professional Caterer

AMATUER

Churches, Small Groups, Civic Groups, Life Groups, or Social Club

YOUTH

Schools, Youth Organizations, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Church Youth Groups, Sports Groups

TROPHIES AWARDED IN 3 CATEGORIES

PEOPLE’S CHOICE “BEST DESSERT”

1st, 2nd and 3rd Place trophies are awarded in each of the three categories – that’s 9 trophies.

PEOPLE’S CHOICE “BEST DECORATED BOOTH”

Only one trophy is awarded.

CELEBRITY JUDGES’ CHOICE

One trophy is awarded for each category.

SECURE VENDOR BOOTH

  • Only 7 vendor booths per category are accepted to participate
  • Booth locations on-site are assigned by City Mission staff

REGISTRATION

  •  Entries are officially accepted as completed Registration Forms are received on a strict first-come, first served basis: register early!
  • Confirmation that your entry has been accepted, and that you’ll be a participating vendor, will be sent to you upon receipt of your Registration Form

STEPS TO REGISTER

  1. Complete and return Registration Form
  2. You receive official email confirmation followed by your Vendor Packet via USPS

Shelley Kubincanek,
Dessert Vendor Chair

skubincanek@citymission.org
(724) 222-8530 Ext. 221