Raising Readers promotes early childhood literacy and a love of reading by giving books to Maine children at birth and at well child visits through age five.
- 2.3MILLION BOOKS GIVEN AT BIRTH & WELL CHILD VISITS
- 357MAINE HOSPITALS & MEDICAL PRACTICES
- 240,000CHILDREN REACHED
Books & Blogs: News from Raising Readers
A Kiss Means I Love YouNewborn 2
"A kiss means I love you, a wave means hello, a smile means I'm happy, a tug means, let's go!" Featuring engaging photographs of real children and sweet rhyming text, this fun read-aloud teaches li... Read More »
The Road to Literacy: Celebrating 25 YearsBrain Development
For most Maine families, July 25th was simply a gorgeous summer day – one we long for during the long, cold winter months. For the Raising Readers team, it also marked a very special anniversary. On July 25th, 1991, President George H.W. Bush signed the National Literacy Act into law,... Read More »
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