Contributed over $1,600,000 to schools, teachers, and community groups in the form of grants, for creative and innovative programs.
Obtained funding through the Library Power Grant helping to place librarians in all schools and purchase books for each school library.
Obtained grant from General Electric to set up a Natures Classroom Program in Lynn Woods for children of Lynn.
Worked with Lynn English High School to obtain EdLink Grant from Verizon to expand school’s computer Cisco Academy.
Obtained grant for distribution of 100 copies of Africana Encyclopedia to all Lynn schools, community organizations, and public libraries.