Charity events worth seeking out in Charlotte this week

Looking to make a difference this week?

From a football gathering to a chili cookoff, there's plenty to do when it comes to good causes coming up in Charlotte this week. Read on for a rundown.

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Football Finale

Charlotte City Club will host this football event benefiting Dress For Success Charlotte. Former Carolina Panthers tight end Wesley Walls will be among the featured guests. The event will include a silent auction. 

When: Thursday, Feb. 7, 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Where: Charlotte City Club, 121 W. Trade St., #3200
Price: $75
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Bless Back Worldwide Chili Cookoff

Expect unlimited chili samples. Prizes will be awarded to the top chili cookers. All proceeds from this event will support Bless Back Worldwide's efforts in improving healthcare, business and education.  

When: Saturday, Feb. 9, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Lenny Boy Brewing Co., 3000 S. Tryon St.
Price: $10 (General Admission). More ticket options are available.
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Heart Throb

Tickets for this event include drinks and live music at the Flight Beer Garden & Music Hall. Gump Fiction will provide the music. All proceeds will benefit Heart Math Tutoring. 

When: Friday, Feb. 8, 8 p.m.-11 p.m.
Where: 314 N. College St.
Price: $40
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