Press release from the Fort Wayne Community Schools:
Annual Anthis fruit sale begins Thursday
The 20th Annual Anthis Career Center fruit sale begins Thursday, Dec. 10, at the Anthis
Automotive Center on the corner of Lafayette and Lewis streets (enter on Lewis Street). Fruit will be sold from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 8:30 a.m.-noon Saturday, or until all the fruit is sold. If fruit remains after Saturday, it will be sold from from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. on Dec. 14 and 15.
Proceeds from the sale support career education programs.
The fruit comes from California, Texas, Washington and Spain, and is available in a variety of packages.
Clementines (5 lbs.) $8
Texas Red Rio Grapefruit (20) $17
Texas Red Rio Grapefruit (40) $26
Sunkist Navel Oranges (30) $15
Sunkist Navel Oranges (44) $19
Sunkist Navel Oranges (88) $29
Red Delicious (50) $18
Gold Delicious (50) $18
Gala (50) $18
Baskets (includes an assortment of the boxed fruit):
Small (11 lbs.) $20
Large (22 lbs.) $29
About Fort Wayne Community Schools
With nearly 32,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is Indiana’s second-largest school district. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 53 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level as well as the prestigious International Baccalaureate program for high school students.