First Book's Partners
in Ending Illiteracy

  • Cheerios

    Cheerios® and First Book share the belief that reading is a key building block for learning and life.

  • Target

    In partnership with First Book, Target has distributed more than 1.5 million new books to children nationwide.

  • Feeding America

    Feeding America connects its extensive network of food banks and programs with First Book.

  • USO

    Through the USO’s United Through Reading program, First Book helps deployed parents to read aloud on DVD and send books home to their children.

  • KPMG

    First Book engages the KPMG community through volunteer opportunities, book distributions, celebration events and fundraising efforts.

  • Pi Beta Phi

    The women of Pi Beta Phi have demonstrated their commitment to literacy by donating more than 2 million books to children in need through First Book.

  • United Way

    First Book has teamed up with United Way Worldwide to deliver brand new books to children in need through their local agencies.

  • Disney

    Disney Publishing Worldwide has supported First Book for many years and donated hundreds of thousands of books to children in need.

  • Random House

    For over a decade, Random House has been one of First Book's strongest supporters in the publishing world.

First Book is elevating the quality of education for children in need on a permanent, sustainable basis – and we cannot do it alone. Our Partners in Ending Illiteracy represent some of the smartest, most generous organizations across the for-profit and nonprofit sectors. These collaborations help us reach millions of children who can now experience the joy of reading and owning new books.

Our partners are making it possible for us to lead the way in providing new digital content as well, so that the children we serve will be able to access reading as new technology unfolds.

Corporate Partners

Customized, creative cause-marketing and employee engagement campaigns help our corporate partners meet their business and philanthropic goals.
First Book’s Corporate Partners

Nonprofit and Government Partners

First Book uses its innovative distribution channels to bring more new books to children served by its nonprofit partners.
First Book's Nonprofit and Government Partners

Publishing Partners

Publishing companies count on First Book to reach a new and growing customer base and provide an efficient way to donate large quantities of new books to children in need.
First Book's Publishing Partners