Grant Helps Madison Elementary
By Jillian Ward/The World
COOS BAY — The Coquille Indian Tribe has been recognized as a school sponsor for Madison Elementary.
The tribe awarded $5,000 to benefit the Start Making a Reader Today Program, better known as the SMART Program. The non-profit has provided almost 1,400 books to children at Madison where 101 children are served, including all of its kindergarten students in its K-SMART Program.