Monday, January 30, 2012

CAUSE Grants for Macdonough School!

Congratulations to the following Macdonough staff members who received 2012 CAUSE (Community and University Services for Education) Grants: 

·         Elisabeth Grossman was awarded $470.20 for Listen and Learn: Parents and Children Sharing Books.  The project will fund children’s books and related cd’s so that families can enjoy books together.

·         Kelly Lenihan and Angela Spaman were awarded $318.94 for Puppets and Books: A Terrific Combination for Beginning Readers.  The project will fund children’s books and associated puppets so that children can act out the read aloud stories with characters.

·         Buster Nelson was awarded $426.25 for College Application: A Macdonough Trip to Yale University.  The project will fund the cost of a bus so that fourth and fifth graders can take a field trip to Yale.

Due to the efforts of these amazing Macdonough teachers, an additional $1,215.39 worth of materials and services is coming to the students at our school!

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