765-453-7611 2705 S. Berkley Suite 3C Kokomo, IN 46902 info@samaritancaregivers.org

Chocolate Celebration

DATE: 05/07/2021
TIME: 11 am - 2 pm
LOCATION: Kokomo First Church of the Nazarene


Register Here

The 19th annual Chocolate Celebration, rescheduled for 11 am – 2 pm, Friday, May 7, 2021, at Kokomo’s First Church of the Nazarene is fast approaching!


Tickets are 3/$10 and are available now from our office, 2705 S. Berkley Road, Suite 3C, Monday – Thursday, 8 am – 4 pm and Friday, 8 am – noon.  Tickets are also available from our corporate sponsor, J Edwards Gourmet, 2106 W. Sycamore St., Kokomo, IN  46901.  Tickets may also be purchased day of event for the same price.  Each ticket is good for one chocolate item and there is no charge for admission.


Interested in having a booth at this year’s event?  There is still time to sign up!  Use the “Register Here” tab on this page or print the participation form (on the registration page) and bring or mail to the office with payment.  An invoice is available upon request.


Questions?  Check out the guidelines on the registration page and FAQ section. 


Still have questions?  Email info@samaritancaregivers.org or call 765.453.7611 and talk to Jamey.

Business Delivery

Working and still want some awesome chocolate items while supporting a great cause?  Click above link and order chocolate for you business and pay online to have items delivered the day of the event.  *Consideration will be given to request for specific items, however, volunteers will use their discretion when filling orders.  Due to circumstances beyond our control, requested items may not be available.  Thank you for your understanding. Cost Minimum Order $30 – (9 items) Delivery Fee: $5Additional Items: 3 for $10 Example Order 30 Items: $100 ($10 for every 3 Items) Delivery Fee: $5 Total: $105


J. Edwards Fine Chocolate
First Farmer's Bank & Trust
Haynes International
Kokomo Grain
Beckley Office Equipment
Indiana American Water
Bucheri, McCarty & Metz
Simpson Honey Bee Farm
The Wyman Group

2020 Chocolate Celebration Vendors

Ascension at Home - Big Ben Coffee & Chocolate Muffin/Cupcake
Aperion Care - Salted Caramel Pecan Brownies, Chocolate Puppy Chow
Bona Vista Programs (BV Bistro) -  Chocolate Covered Potato Chips
Carlson Confections - Chocolate Ganache Brownies
Cat Named Frog/Love on Leash - Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookie; Frog Oreo/Frog Card
Community Howard Regional Health - Red Velvet Ooey-Gooey Bars
Cook McDoogal's Irish Pub - Guinness Double Chocolate Brownie
Create-A-Cake - Turtle Cake, Chocolate Covered Rice Krispie Treat, Chocolate Covered Cherry Roll, Carmeletta Squares
Dreams to Reality Cakes
-  Chocolate Covered Pretzels, Rice Krispie Pops, Brownie Sandwiches, Chocolate Covered Strawberries, Edible Cookie Dough
Epicure - Gluten Free Chocolate Brownies with Icing or Chocolate Syrup
Generations Across - Dove Chocolate Goodie Bag
Glover's Ice Cream - Glover's Ice Cream
Gordon Food Service - Oreo Cookie Cheesecake Parfait
Healing Hands Natural Therapy Spa -  Hand Massage with Chocolate Scented Hand Lotion
Indulgence Bakery -  Chocolate Chip Cookies
J. Edwards Gourmet Fine Chocolates & Gourmet Cakes - Jumbo Choco-Loco Cupcake
Jack's Donuts Kokomo - Chocolate Yeast Donuts or Regular Yeast Donuts with Chocolate Icing
Joyful Creations/Becoming Your Best
 - Gourmet Hot Chocolate Bar
Kirby Insurance Services - 2 Chocolate Cake Donuts from Jack's Donuts 
Kokomo Area Career Center - Chocolate Cheesecake Mousse in a Chocolate Bowl Topped with Whipped Cream & Raspberries
Kokomo's Z92.5 - One Box Thin Mint Girl Scouts Cookies & a Coca-Cola Energy Drink
Kroger - Chocolate Cheesecake Assortment
Life VantageChocolate Popcorn with Red Hots
Miller's Merry Manor - Chocolate Fountain with Strawberries, Pretzels and Marshmallows
North Woods Village - Triple Chocolate Cupcake with Chocolate Buttercream Frosting & Ganache Drizzle
The Pampered Chef  - White Chocolate Mousse & Dark Chocolate Mousse
Popcorn Cafe - Chocolate Caramel Fudge Topped with Caramel Corn
Primrose Retirement -  Chocolate Bread Pudding
Redmon Chocolate Company - TBD
Renewal By Andersen - Goodie Bag: Chocolate Lip-Shaped Lollipop, Hershey's Kisses & Other Chocolate Items
Ross Medical Education Center - Bob Evans' Chocolate Chunk Cookies
St Patrick Catholic Church - Texas Sheet Cake
Sam's Club - Candy Baggie & Chocolate Hazelnut Spread Sandwich
SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Programs)/Samaritan Caregivers - Hot Beverage & Gift Baggie (1st 200 customers)
Snap-N-Bling - Chocolate Covered Popcorn
So Good Candies -  Ruby Chocolate Covered Fudge
Star Financial Bank - Harvey Hinklemeyer's Heavenly Brownies, Chocolate Sugar Cream Pie
The Sunspot Natural Market
-  Vegan Fudge
Trilogy Health Services (Waterford & Wellbrooke) - Triple Chocolate Lollipop
Unique Home Solutions -  Prepackaged Chocolate Candy

2020 Chocolate Celebration Winners

Table Display
1st. Trilogy Health Services "Be Our Guest" - Beauty & the Beast
2nd Dreams to Reality "Roaring 20's"

Critic's Choice Baked
1st J. Edwards Fine Chocolates & Gourmet Cakes with Jumbo Chocolate Cupcake
2nd Cook McDoogal's Irish Pub with Guinness Double Chocolate Brownie

Critic's Choice Candy
1st Trilogy Health Services with Orange Chocolate & Almond Brownie
2nd So Good Candies with Ruby Chocolate Covered Fudge

Critic's Choice Misc
1st Kokomo Area Career Center with Chocolate Cheesecake
2nd Glover's Ice Cream with Death by Chocolate Ice Cream

Newcomer Award (Most tickets redeemed)
St. Patrick Catholic Church wit Texas Sheet Cake

KACC Student Creations
1st Paris Summitt & Macie Landseadel
2nd Dejah Stafford & Zoe Greenwald

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