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In 2010, 75 public libraries in 24 states have been selected by the American Library Association (ALA) to receive $5,000 grants as part of “The American Dream Starts @ your library®” literacy initiative.

This initiative is funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.

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Arizona (1)

  • Pima County Public Library

Arkansas (3)

  • Bentonville Public Library
  • Jackson County Library
  • Mississippi County Library System

Colorado (1)

  • High Plains Library District

Florida (5)

  • Citrus County Library System
  • Hialeah Public Libraries
  • Lee County Library System
  • North Port Library, Sarasota County Library System
  • Wilderness Coast Public Libraries

Georgia (2) 

  • Roddenbery Memorial Library
  • Athens-Clarke Country Library

Illinois (12)

  • Berwyn Public Library
  • Bloomington Public Library
  • Cahokia Public Library District, Lewis and Clark Library System
  • Harrisburg District Library, Harrisburg Public Library District
  • Homer Township Public Library District
  • Kewanee Public Library District, Alliance Library System
  • Mississippi Valley Library District
  • Plainfield Public Library District
  • Schaumburg Township District Library, North Suburban Library System
  • Summit Public Library District
  • Wauconda Area Library
  • Wood Dale Public Library, DuPage Library System

Indiana (1)

  • Lebanon Public Library

Kansas (1)

  • Independence Public Library

Kentucky (4)

  • Boone County Public Library
  • Carroll County Public Library
  • Lexington Public Library
  • Russell County Public Library

Maryland (2)

  • Prince George’s County Memorial Library System
  • Wicomico Public Library

Michigan (1)

  • Hamtramck Public Library

Nebraska (1)

  • Hooper Public Library
 

North Carolina (7)

  • Burke County Public Library
  • Charlotte Mecklenburg Library
  • Kill Devil Hills Library
  • Northwestern Regional Library
  • Pasquotank-Camden Library, East Albemarle Regional Library System
  • Public Library of Johnston County & Smithfield
  • Randolph County Public Library

New Jersey (7)

  • Atlantic County Library System
  • Leonia Public Library, Bergen County Cooperative Library System
  • Passaic Public Library
  • Piscataway Public Library
  • Rockaway Township Library
  • Salem County Bookmobile Library, Salem County Library Commission
  • Vineland Public Library

New Mexico (4)

  • Hobbs Public Library
  • Moriarty Community Library
  • Ruidoso Public Library
  • Town of Bernalillo Martha Liebert Public Library

New York (1)

  • Onondaga County Public Library

Ohio (2)

  • Westlake Porter Public Library
  • Wood County District Public Library

Oklahoma (1)

  • Tulsa City County Library

Pennsylvania (5)

  • Eva K. Bowlby Public Library
  • James V. Brown Library, The Lycoming County Library System
  • Mt. Lebanon Public Library
  • Osterhout Free Library
  • Sayre Public Library

South Carolina (4)

  • Abbeville County Library System
  • Dillon County Library, Dillon County Library System
  • Dorchester County Library
  • Sumter County Library

Tennessee (1)

  • Memphis Public Library & Information Center (MPLIC)

Texas (5)

  • Arlington Public Library
  • El Paso Public Library
  • Harris County Public Library
  • Irving Public Library
  • Little Elm Public Library, North Texas Regional Library System

Virginia (2)

  • Loudoun County Public Library
  • Thomas Jefferson Library, Fairfax County Public Library

Wisconsin (2)

  • Madison Public Library, South Central Library System
  • Portage County Public Library
 
     
 
 
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(800) 545-2433, ext. 4294 | email olos@ala.org