Please proceed to Program overview  page for a more complete review of programs.

Raising A Reader Book Ba- Pre-kindergarten program provides 2,000 children under the age of six with a weekly book bag filled with four age-appropriate books. 

Raising A Reader Book Bag Program for School-age Children now provides age-appropriate books and leveled-reader titles for kindergarten and 1st grade children to take home each week. 

Raising A Reader Outreach program provides weekly book bags and parent education where at-risk children are not enrolled in preschool.

Family Literacy Events teach parents about early literacy development.  More than 1,200 parents participate annually from Parachute to Aspen.

Library Introduction Program helps 70 Raising A Reader classrooms take a field trip each spring to their community’s library. 

Classroom Volunteers sign up to model love of books through regular read-aloud sessions in classrooms. 

Link to “Outcomes”

Link to “For Parents”

Link to “For Teachers”

Link to “Parent Resources”