The grand-prize winner of the contest will receive a three-day family trip to New York City and a $2,500 savings bond. In addition, Olive Garden will provide a $5,000 grant to support hunger initiatives in his or her local community.
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The winners in each of the 12 grade categories will be awarded a $500 savings bond and a family dinner at their local Olive Garden restaurant.
Pasta Tales entry forms and complete rules are available at www.olivegarden.com, go to About Us, News-and-Media, PastaTales.
Entries must be postmarked by Friday, March 22, and sent to Pasta Tales, PMB 2000, 6278 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-1916.