Latest Reading Is Fundamental Stories

2014-06-18 12:29:01

Macy's and Reading Is Fundamental Launch Be Book Smart Campaign June 18 to Support Children's Literacy WASHINGTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite research that indicates the importance of summer reading in preventing children from losing literacy skills, only 17 percent of parents say reading is a top summer priority, according to a new survey from Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) and Macy's. The survey, conducted by Harris Poll, also finds that children spend nearly three times...

2014-04-25 12:29:16

Presents Awards and Books to Contest Winners and Their Classmates CHICAGO, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Striving to inspire lifelong interest in reading among Chicago public school children, educational content and technology provider Follett Corporation and Reading Is Fundamental in Chicago today named 13 local students as winners of the 2013-14 Follett Essay and Poster Contest. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130808/CG61018LOGO Students from a dozen elementary, middle and high...

2014-01-21 23:01:53

Facebook Campaign Aims to Provide 10,000 Books for Children in Underserved Communities Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Today Gerber Life Insurance Company and Reading Is Fundamental (RIF), the nation’s largest children’s literacy nonprofit, launched the Inspired Reading Giveaway to unite book lovers across the country and provide books to children in underserved communities. To participate, Gerber Life and RIF Facebook fans can enter for a chance to win a $10,000 Gerber Life...

2013-07-25 23:04:53

Ten-Year Partnership Has Raised Nearly $30 Million for Reading Is Fundamental and Kids in Need Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) and Macy’s Be Book Smart campaign achieved its biggest milestone to date – raising enough funds over the past decade to distribute 10 million books to children in underserved communities across America. This summer, the Be Book Smart campaign was held in Macy’s stores nationwide from June 21 through July 21 and raised more...

2013-06-04 23:02:05

Free Apps in English and Spanish focus on STEM+Arts, produced by FableVision Studios. Washington (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 Reading Is Fundamental (RIF), the nation´s largest and oldest children´s literacy organization, has launched two eBook Apps for preschoolers, elementary-aged children and parents, teachers and caregivers. Delivering entertaining stories based on best practices in children´s literacy, these apps–available at no cost for Apple and Android devices in...

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