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Whole Foods and Jefferson Dollars for Scholars Giving Back to JPPSS Students on August 5

10626231_868257103198217_2873166365102527405_oJefferson Dollars for Scholars and Whole Foods are teaming up to expand access to educational opportunities for Jefferson Parish Public School students through a Community Giving Day

On August 5, the Whole Foods on 3420 Veterans Blvd. in Metairie will donate 5% of all store sales to Jefferson Dollars for Scholars. That money will then go towards supporting scholarships and educational opportunities for JPPSS students. Store hours are 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Jefferson Dollars for Scholars is a chapter of Scholarship America, the largest privately funded scholarship organization in the world. Like all other chapters, Jefferson Dollars for Scholars is a local, grassroots organization that gets all of its funding from grants, private businesses and corporations, as well as parents, friends and supporters.

You can download a flyer with more information by clicking here.