MAPSEF raises half of Chromebook cost

The Marquette Area Public Schools Education Foundation has presented the first of two installments to Marquette Area Public Schools for the purchase of Chromebooks to be used by every fifth-grade student in the district. This initial installment of $50,000 marks the halfway point for the total funding goal of $100,000. MAPSEF has commitments of $20,000 to the project. With the help of tghe community, MAPSEF hopes to raise the final $30,000 before school starts in September. For more information contact T.I.M.E. Committee Chair Judy Vonck at 361-0167 and or visit