Our Impact

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library has shown that participants in the program scored higher on kindergarten literacy assessments and continued to test higher even in 2nd & 3rd grade than non participants.

This efficient book delivery systems has proven cost effective to school districts and states around the country. In fact:

Partners in Cincinnati, Ohio found that funding reading programs like Imagination Library reduces remedial class time costs because more children can read at their prospective reading level.

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This program is a positive ripple effect on our community: It directly saves cities & school districts money, encourages strong literacy skills before entering kindergarten & is proven to have a lasting effect throughout a child’s school career.
— Sara Randall, Director