Media Contact: Lori Willis
Director of Communications
Feb. 22, 2008
Schnucks Announces "Scan & Give" To Benefit Memorial Fund
DEKALB, Ill. - Shoppers wanting to donate to the DeKalb/Sycamore County Memorial fund can simply do so on their next trip to the new Schnucks store located at 975 South Annie Glidden Road in DeKalb.
will go towards a community remembrance of the tragic incident at
to DeKalb Store Manager Dave Sherman, Schnucks shoppers can look for a sign at each checklane explaining the program. "As they check out, our customers have the
opportunity to donate $3 or $5 to Scan & Give, and the amount they choose
is scanned by the checker and added to their grocery bill,"
The program will run through March 2. The funds collected will be distributed by the board members of the DeKalb County Community Fund, representatives of Northern Illinois University and other local non-profit groups.
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