Snuggle With a Book

about

Snuggle With a Book was formed because: "Two-thirds of students who cannot read proficiently by the end of 4th grade will end up in jail or on welfare." Because low income & illiteracy are linked, SWAB exists to serve K-2 classrooms; supporting the teachers/parents by providing new, age-appropriate books & hand-tied fleece blankets. The blankets encourage a positive reading experience by associating comfort with the joy of reading. SWAB targeted 2 low income 1st grade classrooms in the lowest scoring school. We gave each child an age-appropriate new book & a fleece blanket. Our volunteers spent an hour a week reading to these students snuggled with their blanket. The program was such fun & such a success that the school literacy specialist and the principal honored SWAB by inviting us back in the fall! It is our goal and the school's hope that we can raise enough money for 55 students this fall; 55 new books & 55 fleece blankets. One book... one blanket... one child at a time.

address

7440 Crowflock Court
Charlotte, NC 28226

update contact information

Information out of date? update contact information
supporters
7
details »
amount raised
$3.88
details »
Support Snuggle With a Book

You have the power to make a big difference for Snuggle With a Book

Sign up for Goodsearch & Goodshop and we’ll donate to your cause when you search the web and shop online!

learn more »

get started

here’s how you can help

  1. Create an accountGet started by creating an account so you can start raising money for your cause for free!
  2. Do things you already doUse Goodsearch for everyday activities like searching the web and shopping online. Plus, when you shop at Goodshop, you save money with over 100,000 coupons and deals too!
  3. We donateWe’ll make a donation to your chosen cause when you search the web or shop online! learn more »