$17,930 raised for midstate teachers online

A Web site that allows the public to donate money to buy midstate teachers classroom materials has raised $17,930 according to a Bibb County school system news release.

The Community Foundation of Central Georgia has pledged to match donations if the public will contribute $50,000 to area teachers who need to buy things such as art and science lab supplies, musical instruments and books.

In Bibb schools, so far $4,000 in donations has been raised for teachers at seven schools.The public can go to to donate to schools.