College students get out of parking ticket ‘jam’ with ‘Food for Fines’

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A college in Alaska came up with a “nutty” idea for people with unpaid parking tickets – pay them off by donating peanut butter and jelly!

The “Food for Fines” program is part of a food drive going on this week at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Tickets issued recently can be settled by donating jars of peanut butter and jelly/jam. The more students donate, the more credit they get toward the unpaid fines.

What “butter” way to get out of a “jam,” amirite?

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