First Book in the News
- New Brunswick Students Get New Books. Students at a New Brunswick school received new books last week, thanks to donations from a nonprofit group and an area business. (November 2, 2015)
- IT Firm Donates 6,250 Books to Jefferson City Schools. First Book and Wipro kick off their partnership with a reading celebration and donation of books in Jefferson City, Mo. (October 27, 2015)
- Local Elementary Schools to Share Donation of 10,000 Books. In partnership with Middlesex Savings Bank and CBS Ecomedia, First Book provided 10,000 new books to six elementary schools in Massachusetts. (October 2, 2015)
- Big Book Donation Will Help Kansas City Kids Learn To Read. First Book is giving 300,000 titles donated by publisher Random House to Kansas City schools and literacy programs. (September 24, 2015)
- Penguin Young Readers to Match Donations to First Book through December 31 November 18, 2015.
- Library of Congress Honors First Book with 2015 David M. Rubenstein Literacy Award October 27, 2015.
- First Book and Wipro to Provide 35,000 New Books to Kids in Need in Five Cities in U.S. and Canada October 08, 2015.
- First Book Earns Fourth Consecutive Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator July 20, 2015.
- First Book and the American Federation of Teachers Promote Partnership to Fuel Learning for Children in Need at Biannual TEACH Conference July 13, 2015.