JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — WAWA has announced that it will celebrate the return to school during the entire month of August, by recognizing teachers and administration staff.
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The “Cheers to Classrooms” campaign thanks those who educate, guide and inspire children across the region.
All day, every day, from Aug. 1 to Aug. 31, hot coffee or fountain beverage of all sizes are free for teachers and school administration. Faculty need to simply share they work at a school at the register to receive the offer.
“Wawa is excited to bring back its ‘Cheers to Classrooms’ initiative to put a smile on the faces of teachers and administration that work so hard to do the same for children in our community,” said Robert Yeatts, senior director of store operations, Wawa. “Our associates are also looking forward to visiting local scold throughout the month to welcome teachers back into the classroom and show our appreciation for everything they do!”
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Wawa has also designated a $50,000 chainwide matching fund to support schools throughout its operating area.
Teachers can submit a project at www.donorschoose.org and those schools that meet Wawa’s funding criteria could receive matching funds starting Aug. 22.
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