Every Friday morning this summer we will be at the St. Vincent De Paul Food Pantry reading and distributing books to the children in the Fitchburg area.
Now that summer is here, we need to encourage children to keep reading. Many children struggle with the "Summer Slide" once school is out and they no longer have access to books. Six out of ten households do not buy a single book in a year. Having books in their homes is a good step toward avoiding the summer slide and
World Book Day has been celebrated every April 23rd since 1995. It was started and organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization to promote reading. What other ways can we entice kids to read? #UpWithBooks #read #readers #reading #books #readbooks #MAkingadifference #education #bookstokids #kidsread #childrensbooks #worldbookday
Got books? We sure do! As summer nears, we are in the process of distributing books to schools, food pantries, shelters, and even directly to children in need. Our current inventory is over 2,500 books.
We believe that children deserve the opportunity to own at least one new book of their own. Up With books, inc. is a non-profit corporation started by two high school students. They saw that while there were many groups that provides assistance for basic needs, there was