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First Book Removes Barriers to Learning
They hide their backpacks in the bushes to keep their books safe. Their living situations aren’t stable. They don’t always know where they will sleep that night.
But access to quality education is far from equal. Significant barriers stand in the way for kids in low-income communities, including scarce books and learning materials and a lack of diversity in the books that do reach them. Even the most basic needs go unmet for many of these children. First Book’s mission is to remove these barriers so every child has the chance to learn.
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