Today is Up With Books’ 5th anniversary! Five years ago today, sisters Ashley and Paige officially incorporated Up With Books. Inspired with the idea of providing books to those less fortunate, the co-founders of the new corporation were determined to spread their love of reading as well as promote the benefits of continuous reading from a young age. For the past five years, volunteers have been working hard to fulfil our mission of providing books to those less fortunate. Up
Up With Books was awarded a $3,000 grant from the Monogram Loves Kids Foundation! Thank you Monogram Foods for this generous donation and support of our mission. The Monogram Loves Kids Foundation was created in 2010 as part of Monogram Foods’ commitment to give back to the communities in which it does business. Monogram Foods, its shareholders, team members, and vendors believe in sharing their resources and reinvesting in the communities where we live and work. Through th
Join us on July 20 for an afternoon of baseball, raffles, and prizes! Tickets purchased through Up With Books will be entered to WIN a game worn jersey!! Thank you to those who have contributed to baskets: There will be free Zee Zee samples and coupons! Thank you to our very generous supporters who make everything we do possible. Thanks for supporting kids in our communities to achieve their reading goals! #UpWithBooks #fundraiser #LowellSpinners #Lowell #Spinners #raffles #
Thank you to Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for their very generous donation of over 3,500 books. This donation enables Up With Books to deliver almost 1,000 book bags to children this summer. We will continue this endeavor to deliver more book bags over the December break and every Summer. Thank you to all who have supported us - and a special thank you to Ayer Moving and Storage who helped us get this delivery. #UpWithBooks #rading #read #books #readbooks #education #support
Join us on June 10th for some fun in Pawtucket and support us at the same time. Bark in the Park Bring your pooches down to McCoy Stadium on Sunday June 10th as the PawSox take on the Indianapolis Indians. Dogs and their owners will be invited onto the field for a pregame parade around the warning track. For more information or to register call 401-724-7300. Sunday Post Game Run the Bases Fans of all ages are welcome to Run the Bases after the game. Link to purchase tickets
Are you ready for the Holidays? Looking for a unique gift? As of today, there are only 62 days until Christmas!
Start your shopping early this year and help out a great cause too. Our auction will be online and ready for bidders in a few short weeks. All proceeds from this auction go towards new books to be distributed to underprivileged children.
You can take a peek at some of the unique items we have (link to auction on home page):
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We are proud to support Brigid's Crossing by providing books to be used a centerpieces - what a fabulous idea! Below please find more information about the great support these girls are receiving. Thanks to Merrimack Valley Catholic Charities for seeing the great value in having these young parents read to their children! ABOUT CATHOLIC CHARITIES BRIGID’S CROSSING Brigid’s Crossing is a group home for teen mothers, ages 14 to 21, struggling amidst the unrelenting burdens of