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News - April 18, 2014

Google grant a boon to local teachers

Teachers look to private donations for supplies

by Kevin Forestieri

A Google grant that funded more than 700 Bay Area classroom projects last month is starting to pay off. Hundreds of teachers who requested everything from books to violin strings and boxing gloves on the nonprofit charity website Donorschoose.org are getting their school supplies shipped to their schools, with Google picking up the tab.

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