Together, we can strengthen Denver through literacy.
60% of low-income families do not own ANY children's books in their home.
60% of Denver 5-year-olds are not ready for Kindergarten.
60% of Colorado 4th graders are not proficient in reading.
Each month, Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library mails a high-quality, age-appropriate book to all registered children, addressed to them, at no cost to the child’s family. Almost 30 years of evaluation shows the direct effectiveness Imagination Library has on children and their families. Included in
Countless parents have shared how excited their child is when their new book arrives each month:
I’m so grateful this is offered in my neighborhood. I love the diversity of topics and multicultural perspectives of the books, too. - Imagination Library parent
Your gift positively impact the lives of the families we serve in Denver. Even a small donation can make a big difference: $14 support 2 children every month. Thank you for taking the time to donate to the Imagination Library of Denver. While studies show that the biggest indicator of child's success in school is the number of books a child has in the home before age 5.
Imagination Library of Denver provides access to a high-quality 60-volume library completely free to our families. Help us put more books into the hands of more kids!
Imagination Library ensures children in our community receive an age-appropriate book each month.
Help us mail more books - become part of the 9 Plus 5 Community:
Donate $14 monthly today!