Posted 9 months ago
By John P Tretbar
From now through December 22nd you can buy raffle tickets at the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory in St Joseph, which is raising money for Second Harvest.
Purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win a three foot tall, 30 pound chocolate Santa. Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory will donate the proceeds to the Second Harvest Community Food Bank of Saint Joseph, Missouri.
“Our community has families in need. Chocolate for Charity is a fun way to help others.” commented Leslie Oberg, co-owner of the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory store located at 3715 Frederick Blvd Unit B.
This is the Second Annual “Chocolate for Charity” promotion for this location. Last year, the St. Joseph store donated over $500 and has a goal of $1000 this year. Raffle tickets are one for $1, five for $3 or ten for $5. The winner of the chocolate Santa will be announced at 5:00 pm on December 23rd on the chocolate store’s facebook page.