Phillip C. Showell wins Lowe’s Award for playground equipment


Phillip C. Showell Elementary School in Selbyville is thrilled to be one of the 100 impact projects that are the cornerstone of 100 Hometowns, an initiative to celebrate Lowe’s centennial. Lowe’s received more than 2,200 submissions to the 100 Hometowns program, which invited people across the country to nominate their hometown projects in need.

As a selected 100 Hometowns project, Phillip C. Showell Elementary will receive $100,000 for new equipment for its playground. The school was nominated by a member of its PTO organization.

“We are extremely thankful to be the recipient of a Lowe’s 100 Hometowns grant,” PCS Principal Christy Kerr said. “This funding will allow us to create an updated, safe and fun play