Join the Western Pennsylvania Law Library Association (WPLLA) and the Special Libraries Association – Pittsburgh Chapter in an effort to help bring the joy of reading to local youth!
“According to the National Center for Education Statistics, nearly two-thirds of low-income American families do not own any books for their children. RIF Pittsburgh works to fill this critical void in our community by placing more than 88,000 new, high-quality, high-interest books into the hands of more than 21,000 of our city’s most economically disadvantaged children.” RIF Pittsburgh
Here’s How You Can Help:
Select and Donate a Book (or two) Today:
During National Library Week, April 9-15, drop off your new book donations (for children ages 2-12) at either of the following locations:
The Barco Law Library circulation desk, on the 4th floor of the University of Pittsburgh Law Building, on the corner of Forbes & Bouquet in Oakland
Babst Calland, Law Library, Two Gateway Center, 603 Stanwix St, Pittsburgh. (Please contact Mary Stacy, librarian, in advance to make arrangements at 412.394.6534 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
AMAZON.com: Place a book order through Amazon.com and request delivery to:
Reading IS Fundamental Pittsburgh
10 Children’s Way, Suite 300 Pittsburgh, PA 15212
* Note: Please inform Karen Shephard at email@example.com if you place an Amazon order, so we can alert RIF Pittsburgh that a book is on the way. Thanks!