The TalkReadPlay Children's Book Challenge will run through December 31, 2018. To donate, visit support.firstbook.org/gift.
The Wuestenberg Family and J&L Tire, proud supporters of TalkReadPlay, invite local businesses and individuals to join them in giving the gift of literacy.
First Book is a nonprofit social enterprise that has provided more than 170 million new books and educational resources to children in need, increasing access to materials for educators and program leaders, and helping to elevate educational opportunities for our children and teens in need. You can learn more about First Book and their mission at firstbook.org.
Funds raised through the book challenge will go to our TalkReadPlay Impact Partners who serve economically challenged children in Dodge and Jefferson Counties. For a list of partners, visit Every Child Thrives.
First Book partners with all national book publishers, who pass along deep discounts to First Book. The average cost per book is $2.50.
Due to limited space and logistical challenges, we don't accept books at this time.
Yes, when you donate you will receive a receipt for tax purposes.
Make your gift even more special by recognizing a friend or loved one with your donation. You can give a gift in honor or memory. When you give in honor, we will send you a special certificate to give your loved one. This is the perfect gift giving idea for a birthday or the holidays.
Make a donation to commemorate a special occasion, engage fellow book lovers, or mark a milestone.
Absolutely! Any donation $250 or over will be recognized in local papers, the Every Child Thrives Newsletter and the TalkReadPlay Facebook page.