Rural Libraries Invited to Apply for Digital Access Grants
The Community Connect: Digital Access at Home initiative is encouraging public libraries to apply for grants and resources to help support digital access and financial capability in rural communities nationwide. Interested libraries can learn more about the program and apply for the grant
through the Community Connect webpage. Twenty rural public libraries will receive five Wi-Fi hotspots (including service contract) for lending to patrons, a $2,000 stipend to support implementing financial capability programs, curated book lists, and more. The deadline for applications is August 26, 2020.