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Small Nebraska library takes innovative approach

...expand public libraries' broadband capacity and upgrade public computing resources in libraries) and from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. "We got nine computers with web cams, desks and chairs," Danielle said. "The kids can do their homework...
Cook Inlet Tribal Council to share culture, educate youth through video games

...potential, he said. Already, educational games are receiving top-level support, Gershenfeld said. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation granted $10.3 million in late June, 2012, to...
Program brings high-speed Internet to rural libraries

...and the state, including $1.8 from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, $250,000 from the Rasmuson Foundation...of years ago, with the assistance of the (Bill and Melinda) Gates Foundation, we did a broadband speed test and survey...
New OWL technology connects Kenai with other libraries

...State Library and other state public libraries are working with the United States Department of Commerce, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Rasmuson Foundation to make the project a success. "I'm delighted to be able to be with you...
Kenai River Rotarian returns from India

...the face of the earth, more than two billion children have been immunized. Through the cooperation of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Rotary Foundation of Rotary International, some $555 million dollars will have been raised to...
Fairbanks couple gives $200,000 to UA museum

...we hope,'' Barry McWayne said. The expansion project's largest donation, $1 million, came from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Jonaitis sent a request on a lark after the foundation's president visited the museum last summer...
Business Briefs pharmacy technicians. The workshop is limited to 20 participants. To register, or for more information, call Melinda Gates at the Job Center at 283-2905. Crimestoppers seek support The Central Peninsula Crimestoppers board is seeking...
Around the Peninsula

...Proceeds will support Rotary International's goal to eradicate polio worldwide and will be matched by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. For more information, call Bonnie Nichols at 262-9630. Bear baiting clinics set The Alaska Department...
Huge response at 6th Annual Peninsula Job Fair

...job seekers and recruiters alike, but this year?s event far surpassed the organizers expectations, according to Melinda Gates with the Alaska Department of Labor, ?It was absolutely overwhelming. We?re ecstatic with the turnout. We knew...
Reader questions comment

...Service, Coca Cola and Kaladi Brothers. We couldn?t have done it without everyone?s help. Thanks to everyone who volunteered their time to make the Job Fair such a roaring success. Melinda Gates Business Connection Peninsula Job Center


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