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First Book In The News
Parents Adjusting to the U.S., Then to Remote Learning
Families found support after the coronavirus pandemic disrupted their children’s education.
Where Covid Left Holes, Volunteers Stepped In
As their communities’ needs shifted amid the pandemic, these neighbors offered help.
In a Year Like No Other, a ‘Historic Crisis’ of Need
First Book is one of 10 nonprofits selected by The New York Times as a beneficiary of its 2020-2021 Neediest Cases Fund Campaign.
Remembering the Neediest During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Through The Times’s Neediest Cases Fund, a new relief campaign will support First Book and other organizations on the front lines of serving those affected by the virus.
How You Can Help Victims of the Coronavirus Pandemic
First Book has the goal of delivering seven million books to children in need.
How you can help during the coronavirus outbreak
First Book: Donations will help deliver 7 million books to children in need who don’t have Internet access or home libraries to keep learning.
Helping Out During The Coronavirus Crisis: Where, What & How To Donate
First Book is working on getting 7 million books to kids in need, who don't have home libraries or Internet access for home learning.
New Digital Learning Channel Poised to Create Big Opportunities for Vendors
Two organizations, First Book and Games and Learning, are launching a forum meant to pair schools with high-quality ed tech.
How to Support Students Affected by Trauma
The stress of poverty is putting a heavy burden on our children – and their educators.
Early Learning Nation: Educators on Frontlines of Economic and Educational Justice
“...[T]eachers have one of the most important jobs on the planet.” - Kyle Zimmer, president, CEO, and co-founder of First Book
World Economic Forum Blog: This is What is Still Holding Social Entrepreneurs Back
First Book Co-founder and CEO Kyle Zimmer & Kristine Pearson, Founder and CEO of Lifeline Energy explore a 21st-century model of social entrepreneurship.
First Book Offers ‘Practitioner-Centered’ Back-To-School Resources To Meet The Needs Of Kids And Educators Wherever School Happens
CDW-G, Intel Corporation, LEGO® Education and First Book Launch Initiative to Help Students at Title 1 Schools Overcome Impact of COVID-19
Pizza Hut Chief Executive Officer Artie Starrs Joins First Book Board of Directors