Marietta City Schools was one of 13 nonprofit organizations and one of five public school systems to receive money in the fifth round of funding, which contributed about $1.4 million to area organizations. Since the fund’s establishment, nearly $12 million has been given to 75 nonprofit organizations.
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Marietta City Schools has been closed since March 16 due to the pandemic. The system, where more than 60 percent of students qualify for free and reduced-price lunch, has served more than 92,000 meals, provided more than 700 hot spots and loaned 3,000 computers to students.
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