Donation fights illiteracy across UP with free books
March 16, 2018
By RALPH ANSAMI
IRONWOOD - The Michigan State University Gogebic County Extension office still has books left over from a $103,660 gift last year from a nonprofit southern California charity.
The Molina Foundation recapped the award this week after most of the books had already been distributed across the Upper Peninsula.
Erin Ross, of the MSU-Extension Bessemer office, said her small staff carried out distribution of the books at U.P.-wide events such as the Gogebic County Fair. She is MSU's youth coordinator for the U.P.
Called "Book Buddies Across Michigan," Ro...