ACHIEVEMENTS.Byline: EDUCATION EXTRA The Register-Guard
Bank donates $1,000 to 10 grade schools
Wells Fargo Wells Fargo
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company that handled express service to western states; often robbed. [Am. Hist. Bank has donated $1,000 each to 10 elementary schools, including Fairfield Elementary in Eugene, Two Rivers/Dos Rios Elementary in Springfield and Latham Elementary in Cottage Grove Cottage Grove, village (1990 pop. 22,935), Washington co., SE Minn., near the St. Croix River; inc. 1965. There is farming (cattle, sheep, corn, and soybeans) and manufacturing (chemicals and machinery). .
The bank announced the gifts recently at a principals' breakfast it hosted. It will be up to each school's principal to decide how to spend the money.
The bank donated money to schools with high numbers of low-income students.
The other elementary schools receiving grants were in Albany, Coos Bay, Lebanon, Lincoln City, McMinnville, Philomath and Sweet Home.