News Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
DATE:
 November 13, 2020
CONTACT: Kathy Sautter
716 635 5577

   
LIONS CLUB OF CONNEAUT WINS SUPERMARKET SWEEP AT MEADVILLE, PA TOPS
What: Tops Friendly Markets, in collaboration with the Meadville Lions Club is bringing a favorite TV gameshow, Supermarket Sweep, to life tomorrow in Meadville, PA! The lucky winners, The Conneaut Lake Lions Club will be running thru the aisles of the Meadville Tops Friendly Market location on Saturday, November 14, 2020. The representative from the Conneaut Lions Club will be given (1) shopping cart and will have three (3) minutes to grab all of their favorite items. The Lions club will then pay it forward by donating their items to the Samaritans Food Pantry.

Ryan Messenger of the Meadville Lions Club, who coordinated the supermarket sweep, was extremely pleased with the response to the raffle. Having never conducted a fundraiser of this nature before they were uncertain of its outcome but were pleasantly surprised to have sold 388 tickets with some donations included directly to the Meadville Lions Club netting $3,400. Monies raised will help with community projects in the Meadville area.

“Where there is a need, there is a Lion,” said Ryan. “Thank you Tops Markets, Bob Brooks and staff, and everyone who purchased a ticket! We appreciate you all for being a part of Meadville!”

Who: Conneaut Lake Lions Members Kozy Clark and Tom Barnett Ryan Messenger and Mary Lynne Peters, Meadville Lions Club Bob Brooks, Tops Store Manager Tops Friendly Markets Representatives When/ Where: Saturday, November 14 - 8:00 am Tops Friendly Markets 144 Center Street, Meadville, PA

Contact: Ryan Messenger Meadville Lions Club 216-571-6665 rlmessenger@gmail.com

Kathy Sautter, Tops Friendly Markets 716-635-5577/716-468-0216 (cell) ksautter@topsmarkets.com

 

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