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.

Impact:

  • 2.5MILLION BOOKS GIVEN AT BIRTH & WELL CHILD VISITS
  • 359MAINE HOSPITALS & MEDICAL PRACTICES
  • 250,000CHILDREN REACHED
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Featured Book: Clare Beaton Rhymes Set

Clare Beaton Rhymes Set

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“Sing” a Book – Have Fun with Language & Rhythm

Book-related Activities

Toddlers and preschoolers love to play with the rhythm and rhyme of  language. Books set to familiar tunes are a wonderful way to bring singing and reading together to do just that – sing a book! When our book advisory group helps us choose books for the program, we know we have a... Read More »

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