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WGRE Philanthropy Benefits Putnam County Public Library Program

November 29, 2011

103140November 29, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — "Student-run DePauw University radio station WGRE (91.5 FM) recently donated $300 to the Putnam County Public Library's Dolly Parton 'Imagination Library' project," notes a caption to a photograph published in the Banner-Graphic of Greencastle. "Hadley Key (right) presents a check for $300, collected in the radio station fundraiser, to library director Alice Greenburg."

It continues, "Through a national program founded by Parton, children receive books 2686monthly in the mail. The program, which is open to children from birth to age five, is free to participants. However, it takes support from the community to keep it going with $25 per year necessary to support each child's participation."

Learn more at the newspaper's website.

One of America's first non-commercial, educational stations, WGRE signed on the air on April 28, 1949 and today broadcasts 24 hours a day when school is in session.  

To listen to WGRE live online, click here or visit the station's Web site.