Tap In receives Coretta Scott King

Tap In Leadership Academy, one of Mix IT Up!’s community partners, was recently honored by the American Library Association with a Coretta Scott King Book Awards Donation Grant.  Tap In was one of three organizations across the country to receive the grant, which includes 100 award-nominated books by African American authors.  This includes the 2012 winners of the award, Kadir Nelson’s Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans, Shane Evans’ Underground: Finding the Light to Freedom, Eloise Greenfield’s The Great Migration: Journey to the North, and Patricia McKissack’s Never Forgotten.  Tap In is super excited about this addition of 100 great, culturally relevant books to its growing library!

You can read more about the Coretta Scott King book awards here.


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