Subscribe Register Login

Tuesday, September 02, 2014, 10:05 a.m.
Top Picks - Capture Arkansas

Library system collects $7,200 for tornado relief

By ArkansasOnline

This article was originally published May 3, 2014 at 12:23 p.m. Updated May 19, 2014 at 7:24 a.m.

The Central Arkansas Library System earlier this month collected $7,223.58 in fines and donations to help those affected by the April 27 tornadoes, the system said.

The library system gave all fines for overdue library books collected between May 5 and May 12 to the nonprofit Arkansas Community Foundation's Emergency and Disaster Relief Fund, which was established to support organizations working on the ground in relief and recovery efforts, according to the statement.

Patrons were able to pay fines at circulation desks; at self-check stations or online. Those who didn't have overdue books could donate to the program by writing a check to the CALS Endowment Fund with "Tornado Relief Fund" in the memorandum line, the system said.

Comments on: Library system collects $7,200 for tornado relief

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Cook

    the arkansas schoolfor the blind is seeking applicants for: ...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Info security office

    University of Arkansas at Little RockInformation Security Of...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Debone technicians

    earn egg-cellent pay Along with an excellent compensation pa...
    SILOAM SPRINGS, AR

  • Digital fulfillment position

    Exciting Digital Fulfillment position open! Do you enjoy the...
    Little Rock, AR

  • Carriers

    carriers wanted potential monthly earnings from $1,000 to $1...
    Beebe, AR

Search 912 jobs >

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas
Arkansas Online