Pez dispensers buried on New York City beaches this weekend contained something even sweeter than candy: cold, hard cash.

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Pez dispensers buried on New York City beaches this weekend contained something even sweeter than candy: cold, hard cash.

The backers of the popular Hidden Cash movement filled three-dozen of the devices with $100 bills and scattered them for a scavenger hunt Sunday in Brooklyn’s Coney Island and Brighton Beach.

One lucky boy found a Superman-shaped dispenser good for two roundtrip airline tickets to anywhere in the U.S.

The California-based movement gave away cash in Central and Prospect parks in June and has held similar events in cities. Each time it gave clues on Twitter.

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Backers Jason Buzzi and Yan Budman say it’s a way to give back to the community. They say they’ve been inspired by the people who participate and encourage them to “pay it forward.”

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