South Shores Elementary held the official ribbon-cutting ceremony for Inchy’s Bookworm Vending Machine. Students and staff celebrated together in a day filled with school spirit. Students Alice and Maci, earned the gold coins for their remarkable dedication to reading and good behavior.

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Alice and Maci, earned the gold coins for their remarkable dedication to reading and good behavior at South Shores Elementary

Acknowledging South Shores Elementary Supporters

This dream-turned-reality wouldn’t have been feasible without the generosity of their partners: The DPS Foundation, The Community Foundation, Casey’s, and Junior Welfare. Their collaboration and commitment have transformed a vision into a visual reminder of the importance of reading.
The Vending Machine Concept: Empowering Through Reading

Inchy’s Bookworm Vending Machine operates on a simple yet powerful principle – literacy for all. Students earn gold coins by reaching their reading goals, perfect attendance, or good behavior. Tokens empower children to choose books that captivate their imagination. The choice fosters a sense of ownership and enthusiasm for reading.

Beyond the Ceremony: Cultivating a Culture of Literacy

But it’s more than a symbolic event. This initiative embodies a deeper commitment to cultivating a culture centered on literacy. Inchy’s Bookworm Vending Machine signifies not just a resource but an opportunity for children to explore, learn, and build character.

Conclusion: A Beginning, Not an End

South Shore Elementary School’s celebration marks a significant milestone. is so happy to see another school supporting and inspiring our children. Continue to ignite their love for learning, one book at a time. This ceremony isn’t just a conclusion but a prelude to a brighter, more enriched future.

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