Wheatsville Co-op launched a new program on Wednesday to make shopping a little bit more fun for kids 12 and younger. In the new Explorer program, you can stop by the hospitality desk when you start your shopping and pick up a free organic apple or banana as well as an official Explorer sticker. Wheatsville encourages kids to drop the peel or the core in the store’s composting bins.
In September, 1 percent of all store sales on Wednesdays plus additional donations will go to Austin Children’s Services.
So, start shopping and eating fruit along the way.