Secretary of State to Present Grant Check

A photo of Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White at Rahm Emanuel Victory Party 2011

Illinois Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White will award a $5,000 “Back to Books” grant to Western Illinois University Libraries on Monday, May 13, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in the Garden Lounge of the Leslie F. Malpass Library. The award will be presented to Daneen Richardson, Health Sciences/Sciences Librarian to purchase health sciences books for the students studying in the WIU School of Nursing. A $4,000 award will also be presented to the Macomb Public Library. Please join us for the award ceremony.

Please contact Tammy Sayles, Marketing and Outreach Librarian, with any questions at (309) 298-3298 or