Scrooge Contest Ends
Name: Scrooge Contest Ends
Date: November 21, 2023
The 21st Annual Scrooge Contest ends today! Look for food collection boxes and money collection cans all around Atlantic throughout November. All funds raised and food collected goes to the Atlantic Food Pantry. The winner will be announced Tuesday November 21st by the media. The winner will serve as Grand Marshall in the Lighted Parade on December 2nd and all contestants will be featured at the beginning of the parade.
The 2023 Scrooge Contestants are to be announced soon.
Cash donations are worth 5 points on the dollar and one non-perishable item earns the contestants one point.
The Atlantic Food Pantry is asking for a specific list of food items, with a focus on monetary donations due to limited storage space. The money will help them purchase food items as needed, including meat and refrigerated items.
The list of needed food items includes:
Cream of Chicken/Mushroom Soup
Tomato/Chicken Noodle Soup
Canned Beef Ravioli/Spaghetti O’s
Instant Sides (Packages) – Pasta, Sauce or Potato
Jiffy Corn Muffin Mix
Macaroni & Cheese
18 oz. Creamy Peanut Butter
Quick Oats (no milk needed)
Pancake/Waffle Mix (no milk needed)
Canned Manwich or Sloppy Joe For more details on Christmas in Atlantic, check out the event calendar at www.atlanticiowa.com.
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