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RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A $3,420 GRANT FROM THE DULUTH-SUPERIOR AREA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION TO THE DULUTH PUBLIC LIBRARY FOR THE "BOOK TIME WITH YOUR BABY" PROJECT.
BY COUNCILOR STENBERG:

RESOLVED, that the library director is hereby authorized to accept a grant from the Duluth-Superior Area Community Foundation to the Duluth Public Library in the amount of $3,470 for the "Book Time with Your Baby" project, which grant agreement is on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ______________, and which funds shall be deposited in the General Fund 100-300-1704-4690.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution authorizes acceptance of a $3,420 grant from the Duluth-Superior Area Community Foundation to be used by the Library for its "Book Time with Your Baby" project, which was initiated in 1999 through funding from the Minnesota Department of Children, Families and Learning. These grant funds will be coming from the Dale Heimbach Wheeler Memorial Fund and will be used to help fund a temporary staff person and printing services for the project during its second year.