The Cedar Rapids and Marion Hy-Vee Food Stores and Drugstores will be presenting checks to 92 area schools.
These are schools that participated in the 2017/2018 Hy-Vee Cash 4 Students Program.
This fundraising program allows schools to earn money by saving Hy-Vee receipts. For every $200 saved, $1 is earned.
According to a press release, over $106,000 will be awarded on Wednesday, May 16.
The money that is earned through Cash 4 Students is used for special projects decided on by each school.
There will be a special lunch for participating schools to celebrate. That will be on Tuesday, May 16 at noon.
WHAT: 2018 Cash 4 Students Check Presentation and Celebration
WHEN: 12 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, 2018
WHERE: National Czech & Slovak Museum and Library 1400 Inspiration Pl SW Cedar Rapids, IA 52404