Mid-Michigan Library League

MMLL Mini- Grant Program

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FY20 One-Time Event Application, round one*

FY20 Project Support Application, round one*

FY20 Reimbursement Form and Instructions

* if you want a MS Word version of the application, email smase@mmll.org

Time to apply for a grant!  It is easy and quick and many MMLL libraries have been funded!  Use the forms above to apply.  Here is the timeline for both rounds of the program for FY20:

ROUND ONE

  • Program Announced ………………………………………………………October 14, 2019

(All applications received during this period will be considered equally.)

  • Application Due Date ………………………………………………….December 6, 2019
  • Award Announced ………………………………………………………December 13, 2019
  • Project Implementation ……………….…………………..……..12/13/19 – 5/8/20
  • Reimbursement Request Due Date ……....…………………………..May 15, 2020

ROUND TWO

  • Program Announced ……………………………….……………………….January 6, 2020

(All applications received during this period will be considered equally.)

  • Application Due Date ………………….………………………………………March 6, 2020
  • Award Announced …………………………....…………………………….March 13, 2020
  • Project Implementation ……………………….………..…..……..3/13/20 – 8/7/20
  • Reimbursement Request Due Date ……...………………………..August 14, 2020

~~~~FY19~~~~

FY19 Round Two funded projects:

TOTAL FUNDING COMMITMENT   $5,284

FY19 Round One funded projects:

  • Alden District Library ($998) - Replace two patron desktop computers with refurbished models from TechSoup
  • Bellaire Public Library ($790) - Audio/Video - ceiling mounted projector and additional sound system speaker
  • Benzonia Public Library ($250) - Offset cost of staff member to attend Beginning Workshop
  • Evart Public Library ($600) - Purchase of two barcode scanners to assist with MeLCat transactions
  • LeRoy Community Library ($400) - Install tablet look-up station for patrons to access catalog, MeLCat and other resources
  • Luther Area Public Library ($174) - Room cost and registration for Small Libraries, Big Impact attendance by Lois Langenburg
  • McBain Community Library ($250) - Books and other expenses for Battle of the Books program (t-shirts, ribbons, author visit, etc.)
  • Pathfinder Community Library ($250*see note below) - Summer reading 2019 program with the Storytellers, providing access to music, stories and parables from world cultures
  • Richland Township Library ($250) - Summer reading 2019 program with Joel's Astro Reader Magical Comedy Show
  • Shelby Area District Library ($500) - Educational, family-friendly and new release DVDs to enhance library collection
  • White Pine District Library ($250) - Summer reading 2019 program with Zeemo Productions
Round One total funding:  $4,712.15
~~~~FY18~~~~

Awarded libraries from FY18:

  • Alden District Library $278
  • Bellaire Public Library $750
  • Hart Area Public Library $250
  • Leelanau Township Library $400
  • Luther Area Public Library $850
  • McBain Community Library $250
  • Morton Township Public Library $250
  • Pentwater Township Library $650
  • Richfield Township Public Library $250
  • Richland Township Library $200
  • Seville Township Library $250

TOTAL FUNDING:  $4,378

OTHER GRANT OPPORTUNITIES:

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