It won’t be long before Willis Peters Exceptional Center students no longer have to worry about the Florida sun causing problems.

The Plant City Lions Club and Unity in the Community joined forces to help the school finish its fundraising goal of $100,000 to build shade covers for its playground and courtyard areas. After donating $25,000 in January 2016, the Lions invited representatives from the school and Unity in the Community to their June 6 meeting at Buddy Freddy’s to make it official.