Rev up summer reading with 20 grants from YALSA and Dollar General
For Immediate Release
CHICAGO — Librarians seeking funding for summer reading programs aimed at teens can apply for one of 20 summer reading grants, each worth $1,000, distributed by YALSA and funded by Dollar General. YALSA encourages innovative proposals that are inclusive of underserved teen populations, including but not limited to teens with disabilities and teens who speak English as a second language.
- be a personal member of YALSA
- live in one of 35 states that has a Dollar General store (check and see if your state is eligible at www.tinyurl.com/DGstate)
- plan to offer a summer reading program for teens in your library