Big Lots Giving Back: The Discount Store Has "Lots" To Give

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - In Cleveland and Cincinnati Big Lots is running the promotion "Lots To Give" now through August 1.  The contest helps teachers and schools in need of financial support.

Big Lots asked schools to put their creativity to the test by submitting a short video and brief essay explaining why their school is in need of financial support and deserves the $10,000 grand prize.

The cash awards include one $10,000 grand prize, three $5,000 first prizes, and twenty-two $2,500 second prizes.

Schools had to submit videos for the contest.  The finalists are listed below:

Cleveland School of the Arts (lower campus), 2075 Stokes Blvd

John Hay Early College, 2501 East 61st St

Garfield Elementary, 200 West 31st St

Toni Morrison Magnet School, 1830 West 40th St

The public can go online and vote for their schools.  For more information on how to vote click  HERE!

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