Betty Albrecht from the Sedalia Area Literacy Council, left, presents speech pathologist Tammy Sadler with a $175 check to purchase materials to expand the interactive reading program at the Pettis County Early Childhood Cooperative.

Sedalia School District 200
Sedalia School District 200

The funds are targeted to the area of social skills that feature the characters Matt and Molly, who help increase spontaneous communication and mastery of many of the students' individualized goals.

The grant application was written by Sadler and Katie Morrison.

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