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Teachers Get Back to School Grants


Lori Deem has been busy traveling to schools to present teachers with Back-to-School Grants of up to $100 from The Meemic Foundation. According to a 2013 survey by the National School Supply and Equipment Association, public school teachers spend $1.6 billion out of pocket each year for supplies and gear for and gear for the classrooms. The BtS Grant will help teachers offset those costs.
 
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 The winners:

Top photo: Elizabeth Dillion (left) and Cynthia Moore at Camden-Frontier Elementary in Camden, MI, Lori Deem of the Deem Agency in Jonesville and principal Scott Riley


John Major from Davis Middle School in Hillsdale and Lori Deem of the Deem Agency in Jonesville


Lori Deem (left) from the Deem Agency in Jonesville, MI, and Katie Klco from Davis Middle School in Hillsdale


Lori Deem from the Deem Agency in Jonesville, MI, and Beth Karney from Quincy Middle School


Katherine Griffiths at Reading (MI) High School and Lori Deem from the Deem Agency in Jonesville


Kelly DeSchutter at Reading (MI) High School and Lori Deem from the Deem Agency in Jonesville


Lori Deem from the Deem Agency in Jonesville, MI, and Holly Bain at Union City Elementary


Emily Stiver at Waldron (MI) Elementary, Lori Deem from the Deem Agency in Jonesville and Jose Vera, superintendent for Waldron Area Schools