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Altrusa International offers literacy grants

Published: Saturday, March 16, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

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 debacke100@aol.com 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.

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