Harris Teeter donates $270,926.70 to schools this month through Together in Education (TIE)

Together in Education Program gives more than $21.5 Million since 1998

Matthews, NC, 2015-1-7 — /EPR Retail News/ — Harris Teeter announced today that it is donating $270,926.70 to schools this month through Together in Education (TIE), Harris Teeter’s fundraising program for schools in its communities. Since 1998, TIE has donated more than $21.5 million to area schools.

Active participation by both TIE schools and loyal Harris Teeter customers is integral to the success of the Together in Education program. This is the first of three payouts the Company will make to schools during the current school year.  Four hundred and twenty four (424) schools will receive a check from Harris Teeter during this first payout, which reflects total dollars earned by participating schools between Aug. 1, 2014 and Nov. 30, 2014.

Top 10 Earning Schools, First Payout

 TIE School  Location  Number of Links  Money Earned
 Grimsley Senior High- Choral Program  Greensboro, NC 3559 $6,797.46
 Randolph Elementary School PTA  Arlington, VA 1282 $5,336.14
 Page High School  Greensboro, NC 2384  $4,475.45
 Hoffman-Boston Elementary School  Arlington, VA 554  $3,219.81
 Creighton’s Corner PTA  Ashburn, VA  358 $3,090.70
 Providence High School- PTSO Inc.  Charlotte, NC  934   $3,006.12
 Hopewell High School JRTOC  Huntersville, NC 1104   $2,804.67
 Greyfriars Classical Academy  Matthews, NC 1053  $2,576.58
 Sgt. Eugene Ashley High NJROTC  Wilmington, NC 1329  $2,460.50
 J. Michael Lunsford Middle School  Chantilly, VA  434  $2,353.25

* Funds earned Aug. 1, 2014 – Nov. 30, 2014

Harris Teeter continues to encourage active participation in its Together in Education program and is excited to watch TIE schools earn additional funds during the remaining school year.

It is not too late to link your VIC card to the school of your choice.  Harris Teeter customers can link their VIC cards at the checkout or harristeeter.com, to help schools earn funds through May 31, 2015.

For more information about Together in Education, please click here.