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Veronica Barajas, recipient of the 2015 Laura Bush Foundation Grant for America's Libraries

Veronica Barajas, librarian at Anson Jones Middle School, is a recipient of a 2015 Laura Bush Foundation Grant for America's Libraries.  She will receive $7,000 to purchase eBooks, periodicals, and high interest books in order to encourage and foster a love of reading; support student learning; and make books and reading materials available to students who otherwise would not have access to them.  If you are interested in this or any other grant, contact the Grants Department at 397-8563.