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We are a totally grassroots organization, working together to provide this family friendly event.  We appreciate your patience as we respond to your inquiry.  

95 Linden St
Oakland, CA, 94607
United States


The Jamaican Jerk Cook Off Festival & Fundraiser is a family-friendly event benefiting My Yute Soccer.  Funds raised allow the My Yute Soccer team to continue providing free soccer camps and a teen mentor program for the general public.  

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Why Jerk?

Inspired by Home

Inspired by the histories and traditions of jerk in his hometown of Kingston, Jamaica, President & Founder of My Yute Soccer, Rovel "Steve" Sparkes, decided to initiate a yearly community event to fundraise for My Yute Soccer's programs and FREE camps. 

Who is Steve Sparkes? What is My Yute Soccer? Check out the KRON Bay Area Proud video below.