August is back-to-school month! There are many families that struggle to purchase the school supplies and clothing they need. That is where Ready Set School comes in! If you are looking to help Winona County kids get the school supplies and clothing they need, support one of our August events!
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Month of August – Ready Set Recycling at Miller Scrap in Winona – bring appliances to Miller Scrap for FREE and they will donate $1 back to Ready Set School
Accepted at no charge: Refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, water heaters, washers, dryers, stoves, microwaves, dishwashers and dehumidifiers.
August – Cars and Credit is collecting backpacks. A customer receives a credit for $100 Down payment if the bring a backpack. If they bring the backpack full of school supplies, the customer receives $300 credit towards the down payment. *Cars and Credit still asks for at least $100 cash down per sale*
August and September – Bluff Country Co-Op has Ready Set School as an option for their “bean for a bag” program. Buy groceries, don’t use a bag to get a bean, and choose Ready Set School as the recipient of the five cent credit!
Tuesday, August 13 5-8 p.m. Ready Set Culver’s Night in Winona – a portion of the sales will be given to Ready Set School PLUS bring 3 school supplies and get a free one scoop of frozen custard!
Through August 16 – Menards has barrels out in their store to collect school supplies for Ready Set School.
Sunday, August 18-Tuesday, August 20 School Supply Drive at Hy-Vee in Winona – donate money or school supplies to Ready Set School at Hy-Vee
Wednesday, August 21 – Topper’s Pizza Night from 4-9 p.m. Please mention RSSWIN and we will receive 25% of the evening’s sales!
Friday, August 23 6-8 p.m. Island City Brewery Supply Drive – bring a supply and get $1 off a beverage!
More events to come!