October 17, 2013 | Vol. 117 -- No. 26

Salnave Elementary's Barone receives STCU grant

Cheney’s Katie Barone received a surprise during class last Thursday when representatives from Spokane Teachers Credit Union arrived and presented the Salnave Elementary School teacher with a $500 classroom grant, along with a gift basket.

Spokane Teachers Credit Union

Barone was one of four area teachers selected to receive the grant funding out of more than 2,000 applicants. According to a STCU news release, the not-for-profit organization founded by educators in 1934 is honoring its roots this fall by awarding the grants to local certified teachers.

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