Toledo Library Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation

Posted: Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by: Kelsey Cogan | Category: Arts and Entertainment

The MDRT Foundation has awarded a $2,500 grant to the Library Legacy Foundation of the Toledo Lucas County Public Library for Family Engagement programming this summer. Through its global grants programs, the MDRT Foundation is committed to building stronger families and communities around the globe. This year, the MDRT Foundation will award over $1 million in MDRT member-endorsed grants to more than 200 charitable organizations worldwide. Representing the MDRT Foundation, Robert Savage, presented this grant to the Library Legacy Foundation on March 28th at the Library Board of Trustees meeting. The funds will be used to present a series of programs called “Families Learning Together” at the Lagrange Branch. Cooking, photography and building/construction are among the program themes and each program will include a light, family-style dinner. The curriculum will be replicated in the Creativity Lab when Main Library reopens. About the MDRT Foundation: The MDRT Foundation was created in 1959 to provide MDRT members with a means to give back to their communities. Since its inception, the Foundation has donated more than $34 million in more than 70 countries throughout the world and in all 50 U.S. states. These funds were raised by MDRT members and industry partners. For more information, visit About MDRT: Founded in 1927, the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), The Premier Association of Financial Professionals®, is a global, independent association of more than 66,000 of the world's leading life insurance and financial services professionals from more than 500 companies in 72 nations and territories. MDRT members demonstrate exceptional professional knowledge, strict ethical conduct and outstanding client service. MDRT membership is recognized internationally as the standard of excellence in the life insurance and financial services business. For more information, visit

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