(WINDSOR, ON) – The Windsor community is invited to a special fuel up night at participating Circle K convenience stores on Thursday, April 19, to kick off Circle K’s annual Fueling Our Schools fundraising campaign. On special fuel up nights, 2.5 cents of each litre of fuel sold at select Circle K stores will be donated to participating schools.
“Circle K is passionate about giving back to the neighborhoods where we work and live,” said Jeff Burrell, vice-president of Global Fuels. “Through this unique fundraising program, we are helping to address critical needs and enabling educators to make a difference in the classroom and beyond.”
The campaign also invites customers to regularly purchase fuel at a specially marked fuel pumps, with Circle K donating .25 cents from every litre of fuel purchased to a participating local school, up to $2,000 per school. Schools will use their donations to address different areas of need, such as technology, resources, teacher incentives and more.
In Windsor, the participating Circle K is located at 7945 Wyandotte Street East and proceeds will go to Riverside Secondary School.
To date, the Fueling Our Schools campaign has raised nearly $900,000 for local schools.