School libraries vie for grant from Clorox
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The start of voting was delayed for a week as a result of the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy. The deadline was also extended. The story now contains the updated dates.
Posted: Tuesday, November 6, 2012 12:00 am
Updated: 8:13 am, Tue Nov 6, 2012.
McCaffrey Middle School is vying to win a grant of up to $50,000 from the Clorox Company to keep its school library open in 2013. It is the latest effort by the districtwide Save Our Libraries fundraising group founded after the Galt Joint Union Elementary School District shuttered all school libraries.
Through recent fundraising efforts, the libraries have been reopened — but only through mid-December.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 12:00 am.
Updated: 8:13 am.