Frontenac Elementary Receives Generous Donation


The Frontenac Rotary Club gave the gift of knowledge to area students today.

The organization joined in on national iniative of donating dictionaries to third graders.

The Rotary Club donated more than 70 dictionaries to students at Frontenac Elementary, all personalized with their names.

One member of the organization says being able to provide educational tools for the community makes Frontenac all around a better place.

“Literacy in this community is very important. And hopefully the dictionaries will aid in helping that,” says Lori Lavery with the Frontenac Rotary Club

The Rotary Club purchased all of the dictionaries with their own funds. And the club has been participating in this tradition for about 15 years.

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