21,000 Kids without Books Num What? Supporter of the Month
A Real Solution
For all the talk of solutions to our economic woes, there’s a serious issue missing: early childhood literacy. RIF President Carol Rasco offers her thoughts in this open letter to the conventions.
School’s back in session. There’s no better time to encourage a passion for reading among the children in your life. Check out tips to get them started.
This marks the first year in decades that some schools won’t have RIF programs, due to our federal funding loss. What’s that mean for Minnesota? More than 21,000 kids without their RIF books.
This classic spelling bee clip is a guaranteed smile. And speaking of bees, join the spelling fun with RIF and Macy’s at this year’s regional bees, in 27 cities nationwide!
A longtime friend, the Sallie Mae Fund has been supporting RIF since 1988. Their generous contribution of $245,000 this summer will provide critical operational support of RIF in our mission to get books to kids who need them most.
21,000 Kids without Books
Supporter of the Month