NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL BBQ ASSOCIATION (NHSBBQA)
Put Your Education First –No pass no play
Get Your School On Board –Talk to your Principal
Building Through Recruitment –invite your friends
Find a Teacher Advisor/Sponsor
Find A local Adult BBQ Mentor
Secure Sponsorships–Learn personal responsibility
Affiliate With Your State BBQ Association/ National
Give Back To Your Community –learn about TEAM BBQ
Practice, Practice, Practice –EAT, Repeat
Compete and win scholarships
Graduate and go to College to tailgate with your friends and favorite team!
Cook for mom and dad
Become an adult and feed your family
Compete some more as an adult
Retire and Judge BBQ
Inspire a new group of students on campus to be on a team and showcase your school
Tie to Project Based Learning, CTE, curriculum, and National standards.
Utilize the Club for campus catering or fundraising needs
Explore careers in Foodservice, Meat Science, Barbecue, Welding, and Agriculture
PRINCIPALS AND ADMINSTRATORS
Bring families and communities together around the BBQ grill or smoker
Keep kids in school
Create prepared young adults to feed themselves after High School
Highlight at Athletic or District events
Host a District BBQ Pit at transportation that can be checked out
Form community partnerships with the Agriculture, Meat, Welding and Fabrication, and Foodservice industries.
Support Workforce development and careers in the above fields
Use Project Baste (BBQ) Learning and engage adults to judge BBQ, support students, and help fund new programs
Buy a District BBQ pit or have Welding/Ag Mechanics Build it to be stored at your transportation/bus yard.
Use as an extension of Concessions for Campus Athletic events.
Develop a group of young people to serve your community in drastic time(s)–Natural Disaster, serve those in need, feed people, and support groups like Operation BBQ, Mercy Chefs, Disaster Relief, and local soup kitchens.
Host a High School BBQ Event or STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Teach a group of students and even some teachers
Loan a BBQ rig, pit, and equipment to help a School start
Share your passion and inspire the next generation
Leverage your network to support your team
Be a Coach as part of the Competition Team
Be a Guest Speaker
Do an Educational Demo
Sponsor a local High School BBQ team by paying their Registration or Association fees.
Donate or buy equipment for Schools or Teams
Underwrite a BBQ practice and COME EAT THEIRHOMEWORK!
Cater an event using your local High School BBQ Club
SPONSORS AND PARTNERS
Help market State or local High School BBQ Clubs
Financially support a School or Team
Support a local school
Sponsor a State Championship or National Championship