We Care Inc. sponsors the Precious Pumpkin Baby Contest in conjunction with the Morton Pumpkin Festival. Voting takes place at Kroger and all proceeds from the event go back to the community through We Care Inc's programs such as meals-on-wheels, transportation, the food pantry and weekly congregate meals for senior citizens in the Morton area.
Chairman: Georgia Glynn, 309-263-1015
Date: Accepting Photos/Applications through August 27
Voting Dates: August 29 - September 9 at Morton Kroger
Ages: UNDER 24 months (Tazewell County Children)
Applications are available at the Morton Chamber of Commerce and the Morton Public Library, or you can download an application HERE.
All proceeds from this contest go for We Care projects which include transportation, food pantry and Meals-on-Wheels.
First Place Girl - Taylor Dally, daughter of Sara and Jason Dally
First Place Boy - Kevin Chance, son of Elizabeth and Kevin Chance
First Runner Up Girl - Whitney Brown, daughter of Taylor and Jacob Brown
First Runner Up Boy - Kendal Roth, son of Melissa and Nic Roth
Second Runner Up Girl - Skylar Marie Carnal, daughter of Katelynn Windland and Jason Carnal
Second Runner Up Boy - Gabriel DeWitt, son of Sarah Green and Damien DeWitt