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Friday, June 24, 2022 01:31 PM

MLA Equity Fund Grant Awardees Announced

MLA Equity Fund Grants aim to reduce financial barriers to professional development opportunities and support individuals currently underrepresented in the library profession. It is our pleasure to announce the recipients of MLA's Equity Fund Grants! We are pleased to announce that Loretta Hunter, Wayne County Community College Library; Sandra De La Cruz Tello, Kalamazoo Public Library; and Mary Higginbottom-Johnson, Muskegon Area District Library have been awarded grant funds.

Congratulations to Loretta, Sandra, and Mary for submitting exceptional individual proposals and being granted these funds. We are proud to support their funded programs and professional development endeavors. The awardees' projects begin on July 1, 2022.


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Mary Higginbottom-Johnson
Muskegon Area District Library

Sandra De La Cruz Tello

Sandra De La Cruz Tello
Kalamazoo Public Library

Loretta Hunter headshot

Loretta Hunter
Wayne County Community College Library


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