inspiring

kids' passion for reading

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about Book Trust

We empower kids from low-income families to choose and buy their own books. Every month through the school year, our students select two to three new books – and get to keep every one! Every child deserves an opportunity to fall in love with reading. And we make that happen.

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teachers

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My students’ passion for reading has been greatly enhanced by letting them choose their own books. It is through choice that they’ve grown to love books"
Book Trust Teacher

impact

Each year Book Trust students and teachers complete a survey to measure Book Trust's impact on students’ reading skills, attitudes, and behavior.

92%
of teachers said that most or all of their students enjoy reading.
87%
of teachers said Book Trust has positively affected the strategies they employ in the classroom.
87%
of teachers say Book Trust has increased student desire to improve their reading skills.
98%
of Book Trust teachers report that their students are reading at home with their families.

our work

During the 2016 – 2017 school year

1.2 million

Books Delivered

to
50,000

Number of Children

in
18

States

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