Budding Readers Benefits from TWO Ongoing Book Grants
Ongoing grants for high-quality new books have been awarded to Budding Readers by two national foundations, The Lisa Libraries and First Book National Book Bank.
The Lisa Libraries has given over 300,000 books to nonprofit organizations serving needy children across the country.
First Book has given over 80 million books to programs and schools serving children from low-income families throughout the US and Canada.
We are very grateful to receive these books and to be able to give them to our Budding Readers families.
Budding Readers has put more than 6800 books into the homes of Ontario County children!
Budding Readers proudly received a 2012 literacy grant from the Build-A-Bear Workshop
Bear Hugs Foundation
May 2013: Budding Readers gifted over 700 books to the nursery school, UPK children and their teachers in our 7 school district communities.