Welcome to the Solano County Library FoundationRead about our mission to support literacy in Solano County
is to the body." Sir Richard Steele
Reach Out and Read milepost reached
The 200,000th Reach Out & Read book was given away in Solano County at the beginning of 2015. A total of 19,378 books were given away in 2014. Assuming that a young child might visit the doctor each 6 months, we can estimate that approximately 10,000 children were served just last year alone.
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To foster better communication with our supporters and to encourage more participation in Foundation and Library events and projects, we began our membership program in November 2006.
LEARN Sponsorship boosts Children's Literacy in Solano
(Jan 11, 2013) Efforts to increase children's literacy in Solano County got a big boost with more than $8,500 in contributions from local businesses.
The Literacy in Education Access Resource Network (LEARN) received grants of $3,000 each from Comcast and Kaiser Permanente. Combined with a $2,500 sponsorship from Sutter Health's Sacramento Sierra Region; enhancing its efforts to stem the dropout rate in local schools.Read more...