The Lois Lenski Covey Foundation

5 February 2018 -- GRANTS AWARDED FOR 2017

We are pleased to announce the Bookmobile grants and the Literacy Program grants for 2017 were awarded to the following organizations:

Nottaway County Public Schools,  Crewe, VA

Menominee County Library,  Stephenson, MI

Lake Wales Library Assn.,  Lake Wales, FL

Winston Prouty Center,  Brattleboro, VT

James V. Brown Library,  Williamsport, PA

Library System of Lancaster County,  Lancaster, PA

Norfolk Public Library,  Norfolk, VA

 

Make Way for Books,  Tucson, AZ

National Youth Foundation,  Chads Ford, PA

Read to Me Project,  Carmel Valley, CA

Reading Partners,  Oakland, CA

The Reading Team,  New York, NY

17 June 2017 -- WE ARE HONORED TO BE ACCEPTING DONATIONS COMMEMORATING THE LIFE OF ROSE ELLA WOLBARSHT

 

Selah Anne Kaiser has suggested that donations can be made to the Lois Lenski Covey Foundation to commemorate the life of her mother, Rose Ella Wolbarsht. We are honored with this suggestion. Donations can be sent to the P.O. Box address on the "Contact Us" page of this website.

 

15 February 2017 -- THE 2017 BOOKMOBILE GRANT APPLICATION IS NOW AVAILABLE

 

The 2017 Bookmobile Grant Application is now available on this website. To access it, use the navigation panel on the left of this webpage to select the "Bookmobile Grant Application" page. If you have not already done so, please navigate to the "Bookmobile Grants" page first, where you will find information regarding the grants, including important background information and eligibility requirements.

27 October 2016 -- THE CHARITABLE FOCUS OF THE LOIS LENSKI COVEY FOUNDATION HAS CHANGED SIGNIFICANTLY

 

The LLC Foundation is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2017. Along with that milestone comes a significant change in its charitable giving. The Foundation now has two grant programs. The first is focused on supporting innovative childrens' literacy programs in the Baltimore, New York City, Philadelphia, and Sacramento/San Francisco regions. The second is focused on providing grants for purchasing children's books for bookmobile programs around the nation. Both grant types are for specifically for literacy or bookmobile programs that serve disadvantaged children.


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