Youk's Kids is proud to announce that in support of Michelle Obama and Jill Biden's Joining Forces intiative, we will be treaming up with Reach Out and Read for a book drive. It will kick off on September 14th at Fenway Park where we will be collecting books at Gates A and C. Our goal is to riase 1,800 books to supply the Reach Out and Read programs at both Hanscom Air Force Base and Newport Naval Health Clinic.
Reach Out and Read prepares America's youngest chiuldren to succeed in school by partnering with doctors to prescribe books and encourage families to read together. The program begins at the 6-month check up and continures through age 5.
Book collections will take place throughout Red Sox Nation at participating locations until September 30th. Book Drop Locations include: Davio's Boston, Hotel Commonwealth, all MA Dependable Cleaners locations, Kings Bowling (Boston and Dedham), New England Mobile Book Fair, The Children's Book Shop, Wellesley Books, select Qdoba locations, Barefoot Books, Porter Square Books, Rodney's Book Store, and the Royal Sonesta.
Please visit one of our participating locations or visit www.reachoutandread.org/youkskids to donate online.