Charles City, IA – Hy-Vee recently awarded $75,000 to 55 schools across the eight-state region as part of its commitment to support local communities and schools throughout the pandemic. The schools were chosen by Hy-Vee customers who were selected as winners of the Fuel Your School sweepstakes.
Grand prize school winners of the Fuel Your School campaign included Franklin Middle School in Springfield, Illinois, Harrisburg High School in Harrisburg, South Dakota, Odessa High School in Odessa, Missouri, St. Malachy School in Creston, Iowa and Sunset Terrace Elementary School in Rochester, Minnesota.
Charles City0 High School was awarded $1,000. Local Hy-Vee Store Director Josh Brown explains:
Fuel Your School was held during the month of January where customers entered for a chance to win prizes and award a portion of Hy-Vee’s pledge to a school of their choice.