The Dollar General Literacy Foundation provides grants to qualifying schools, public libraries, and nonprofit organizations that are located and provide services within twenty miles of a Dollar General store.
Grants are available to support organizations that provide literacy programs for new readers, below-grade-level readers, or readers with learning disabilities. Grant funding is provided to assist in implementing new or expanding existing literacy programs; purchasing new technology or equipment to support literacy initiatives; and/or purchasing books, materials, or software for literacy programs. Find details at the Dollar General Web site.
The maximum grant amount is $4,000. Deadline: May 23, 2013
Modified from Philanthropy News Digest.