Alva Public Library awarded CARES Act grant
August 2, 2020
The Oklahoma Department of Libraries (ODL) has awarded a $1000.00 PPE grant to Alva Public Library to help the library purchase personal protective equipment and supplies to keep staff and visitors safer during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Alva Public Library is one of 64 institutions to receive a grant from ODL courtesy of the federal CARES Act and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). A total of $60,000 was distributed by ODL to address the coronavirus concerns of public libraries, tribal libraries, tribal cultural centers, museums, and historic sites in the state.