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Aug 3, 2018 | Ben

For Immediate Release:


Beef Jerky Outlet Gives Back to Schools

Beef Jerky Outlet Will Donate $5000 to a School of the Winner’s Choice

KODAK, Tenn. (August 2018) – Beef Jerky Outlet is hosting its first-ever, $5000 Back to School Giveaway, benefitting the school of the winner’s choice. The contest opened on August 1 and will run through September 15. To enter, participants must be 18 years or older and visit submit a simple form. 

“We are ecstatic to have the opportunity to give back to our schools,” says Jenn Szlachta, Director of Marketing of Beef Jerky Outlet. “We believe it is very important to support our nation’s educators. We want to provide schools with monetary assistance to support programs at a local level.  This is our first year hosting our Back to School Giveaway, and we hope to see many people register to win for their local school.  

In addition to the Back to School Giveaway, local Beef Jerky Outlet stores across the country are launching individual fundraising programs to further give back to their communities. At participating Beef Jerky Outlet locations, students can sign up to sell beef jerky as a way to raise money for their school or club. Jenn said, “We have heard from many of our store partners that their friends and family were tired of the same old fund raiser products and they requested we create a Beef Jerky Outlet version of fundraising.  We have included our besting selling jerky flavors, along with summer sausages and meat sticks. It’s easy to participate and we are already seeing a terrific response from our schools.”   Between 30 and 50 percent of profits go directly back to the school, depending on products are sold. For more information, visit

Beef Jerky Outlet is home to more than 100 varieties of premium jerky, including classic flavors like Prime Rib, Cherry Maple and Teriyaki. For the more adventurous snackers, Beef Jerky Outlet also offers exotic treats like alligator, venison and kangaroo jerkies and bug-laden lollipops. To find a location near you, visit


About the Beef Jerky Outlet   

The Beef Jerky Outlet was founded in 2010 and is the country’s first national jerky franchise. The company is headquartered in Kodak, Tennessee and there are currently more than 100 franchise locations, including 6 founder-owned stores, with many additional stores planned. The Beef Jerky Outlet specializes in more than 100 varieties of premium jerky including exotic meats like kangaroo, alligator, venison and elk, as well as specialty flavors such as Moonshine and Cajun. Jerky is lean, high in protein, low in calories, contains less than 3% fat and has an extremely long shelf life. Millions seek out and enjoy this very nutritious snack every day. Across the country people are literally eating it up!


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