GAINESVILLE - The East Hall High School Media Center has been awarded $5,000 for library books through the Laura Bush Foundation grant, one of 15 schools in Georgia to receive such grants.
The mission of the Laura Bush Foundation for America's Libraries is "to support the education of our nation's children by providing funds to update, extend and diversify the book and print collections of America's school libraries." Further information is available at www.laurabushfoundation.org.
The grant application process is administered by The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region with guidance from The Laura Bush Foundation's Advisory Committee. The grants are funded through donations to the endowment from individuals, corporations and foundations.