"Low literacy levels are closely linked to poverty, welfare and unemployment. Over one million children drop out of school each year costing our nation over 240 billion dollars over their lifetime in lost earnings, foregone tax revenues and expenditures for social services."
We are thrilled to announce that we opened five newly renovated libraries in Brooklyn, due to the generosity of the Mario Batali FView All News
We are thrilled to have opened the newly dedicated library at Hamilton Madison House in Chinatown, in New York City, this morning.View All News
We are thrilled to have been awarded a 2014 Innovations in Reading Prize from the National Book Foundation this year. Please readView All News
We are proud to announce that Books for Kids is a winner of the 2014 Innovations in Reading Prize from the National Book FoundatioView All News
We are pleased to announce that the Mario Batali Foundation will be building a new Books for Kids library in an impoveriView All News