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Teachers Get Back to School Grants

Doug Laprade 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: Connie Olsen of LaSalle High School in Saint Ignace, MI, and Doug Laprade from the Laprade Agency in Sault Sainte Marie


Doug Laprade from the Laprade Agency in Sault Sainte Marie, MI, and Nichole Martin at LaSalle/St. Ignace Middle School in St. Ignace


Doug Laprade from the Laprade Agency in Sault Sainte Marie, MI, and Lori Puckett at Newberry Elementary School