A local service organization is offering grants for organizations that support literacy activities.
Altrusa International of DeKalb/Sycamore supports community improvement through volunteer service, contributions and fundraising with an emphasis on literacy. The organization is planning its donation and volunteer activities for 2013; the typical grant is $500.
For information or to receive a grant application, email firstname.lastname@example.org or mail Service Committee, Altrusa of DeKalb/Sycamore, P.O. Box 304, DeKalb, IL 60115. The application deadline is April 13, and the grants will be awarded at the annual dinner May 15.