19th Annual Cans4Books Drive
The results are in for the 19th annual Cans4Books recycling drive. Thank you to all of the students, staff, friends and neighbors that participated. Over $740 of books will be added to our school library bookshelves, and over 75,000 cans were recycled! Congratulations to our top schools and prize winners:
1st Place – Huntington Elementary
706 pounds of cans recycled, $180 donated
Receives additional $75 prize
2nd Place – Lakeview Elementary
440 pounds of cans recycled, $110 donated
Receives additional $50 prize
3rd Place – Riley Elementary
226 pounds of cans recycled, $60 donated
Receives additional $25 prize
The Cans4Books program has reached over $43,000 donated to school libraries for the purchase of books since 2001. Over 3.2 million aluminum cans have also been recycled over the lifetime of the program.
Thank you to the sponsors of this program: A-Can Recycling and SouthPointe Barnes & Noble Bookstore.