Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to purchase books for mobile lending libraries serving disadvantaged children. Funding may be used to purchase books that were published for youth, ages preschool through 8th grade.
The bookmobile grant program provides grants for purchasing children’s fiction or non-fiction books. The books are to be available for checkout by young people for pleasure reading or, perhaps, as a source of information for a school assignment.
Estimated Size of Grant: Grants range from $500 to $3,000.
Eligibility: Public libraries are eligible.
Additional Eligibility Criteria: Bookmobiles operated by charitable [501(c)(3)] and other non-taxable agencies, including public libraries or schools, are eligible.
Send a copy of the completed application to:
The Lois Lenski Foundation
P. O. Box 255366
Sacramento, CA 95865