2/17/16 Grants and gifts to schools

Grants and gifts to schools
The Times-News 2/17/16     
Reprinted with permission.

  LABCORP WILL GIVE $13,000 in grants to buy Chromebook laptop computers to be used for tutoring programs at eight ABSS elementary schools: Eastlawn, Andrews, Haw River, North Graham, Hillcrest, Smith, Newlin and Grove Park. Each school would get six computers. LabCorp employees volunteering with those schools’ tutoring programs would use them a lot, but they would be available for all volunteers.

   NORTH GRAHAM ELEMENTARy School will get a gift of $3,059 from its parent teacher organization to supplement purchases made from its general fund.