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Stater Bros., grocer to California’s Inland Empire, is going to the beach.

The San Diego Union-Tribune reports that the food retailer and Coca-Cola last year “jointly raised about $600,000 to help the California State Parks agency plant 1 million trees in burned parks, including Rancho Cuyamaca. Now they are targeting five state beaches, including San Onofre and South Carlsbad, with the ‘Care for our Coast’ campaign.

“Shoppers at all 167 Stater Bros. stores in Southern California will be able to make a $1 or $5 donation to the cause at checkout counters through April 25. In addition, the Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Southern California will donate $1 to the beach enhancement project when customers buy $10 of the company’s participating products through May 11. The money will pay for beach cleanups, weed removal, maintenance, extra safety training for seasonal lifeguards and other efforts at select beaches in San Diego, Orange and Los Angeles counties.”
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