The plan was to dole out 10,000 scoops of Moose Tracks — a "10,000 Scoop Challenge" via Facebook. And for every scoop Clevelanders ate, Denali Flavors pledged to donate $1 to The Salvation Army to support its ongoing programs for children.
A few minutes after 1:00 p.m., a Salvation Army spokesman got on the mic to announce that nearly 9,000 scoops had already been scooped, and the lines were still full.
"We've done a lot of events like this in other cities," he said, "but we've never gone through this much ice cream this fast."
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