Groupon to accept donations for CPS supplies
July 25, 2011 (CHICAGO) (WLS) -- CPS is teaming up with Groupon to help needy kids with back-to-school supplies.
Beginning Tuesday, donors can use Groupon to pledge at least $12 for school supplies kits that include pencils, notebooks, rulers, erasers, glue, and storybooks.
Chicago Public Schools officials say they hope to distribute 6,000 kits produced by Kits for Kidz, a Woodridge organization that helps low-income families.
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