Caterpillar Grant to Send Low-Income Kids to Lincoln Museum

By WEEK Reporter

Caterpillar Grant to Send Low-Income Kids to Lincoln Museum

October 6, 2011 Updated Oct 6, 2011 at 1:05 PM CDT

A grant from Caterpillar is giving nearly 1,500 low-income students the chance to take a trip to Springfield.

In the coming weeks, students from area schools will visit the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum as a part of funding from Caterpillar.

Schools participating include Lindbergh, Manual, Mark Bills, Quest Academy, Rolling Acres, Roosevelt, Sterling, Trewyn, and Von Steuben.