Cooperative Public Library Members receive 2 – $1,000 grants each year.
$1,000 is for Professional Development. This includes, but is not limited to conferences, workshops, and meetings.
$1,000 is for Collection Development. This includes, but is not limited to any materials purchased for public use.
$1,000 is for Technology. This includes, but is not limited to any technology upgrades to a library. i.e. Computers, network upgrades, \and so on.
Grants are administered by Lawrence Kapture LKapture@portagelibrary.info from the Portage District Library.
All grant requests must be received prior to Sept 1st. of the current fiscal year so that money can be disbursed before the new fiscal year begins October 1st.
All grant requests should be sent to Lawrence for approval.
Please send receipts and grant requests to Lawrence for approval.