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Bottle Shed proceeds awarded to 25 organizations benefitting Cape youth

Bottle Shed at the Recycling Center
The Bottle Shed sign at the Recycling Center

A total of $16,150 was awarded to Cape Elizabeth organizations benefitting town youth by the Bottle Shed Committee this fall.

The three-member committee met on Oct. 26, 2018 to distribute proceeds collected from returnable bottles left at the Recycling Center. Distributions were awarded to 25 applicants for 2019:

CEHS Speech $1,000.00
Girl Scouts Troop #93  $150.00
CE Boys Hockey HS & MS Boys and Girls  $600.00
Pond Cove Parents Association  $250.00
CEHS Theatre Boosters  $1,000.00
CE Robotics  $1,000.00
CEHS Boys Lacrosse  $1,000.00
CEHS Mock Trial  $700.00
CE Swim & Dive Team  $1,000.00
Girl Scouts Troop #35  $150.00
Boy Scouts Troop #30  $500.00
CE Soccer Club  $1,000.00
CEHS Class of 2021  $100.00
CEHS Baseball Boosters  $1,000.00
Cub Scouts Pack #30  $500.00
CE Lions' Club $300.00
CE Girls Basketball Boosters  $1,000.00
2019 Project Graduation $250.00
CEHS Bee Keeping Club  $300.00
CE Girls Field Hockey  $750.00
CE Volleyball Boosters  $1,000.00
CE Softball Boosters  $750.00
CEHS Parents Association  $250.00
CEHS Boys Soccer Boosters $1,000.00
CE Hockey Boosters  $600.00

Deadline for groups to apply for next year's distribution is Friday, Oct. 18, 2019. Applications will be available prior to the deadline. The committee is scheduled to meet Oct. 25 to decide the allocation.