ABILENE, TX — Reagan elementary teachers were surprised during a school assembly. They received a generous $10,000 from the new Burlington department store that opens next week.

As a mission to help the community, Burlington teams up with adopt a classroom and donates to a local school.

For about two weeks, only the principal knew and was finally able to announce it to the entire elementary school.

The funds will be distributed for the next school year, in order for teachers to get the supplies they need for their classroom.