We are proud to partner with Barnes & Noble! Show our Page it Forward flYer at Barnes & Noble between Feb. 15 & 19, and a portion of the proceeds from your purchase will go toward giving local students free books.
Collect new and like-new books for children in grades K-6.
A book can be a child’s first window into the world beyond her neighborhood. It can be a prized possession, a source of comfort, knowledge and amusement – and it can be her first step toward lasting success.
Children from households rich in books are 36% more likely to graduate from high school than children without a home library. Help United Way achieve its Bold Goal 1 and Bold Goal 2 by collecting books for Akron Public School Students.
COLLECT BOOKS: February 5 – March 7
SORT-A-THON: March 7
DISTRIBUTION DAY: March 21
For more information, contact Julie Caruso by email.