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The Sleepy Eye Herald Dispatch - Sleepy Eye, MN
  • Getting books in the hands of children

  • In 2008, Target launched School Library Makeovers in partnership with First Book. Since then, Target has distributed more than 415,000 new books to children in need at 3,000 schools nationwide.
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  • In 2008, Target launched School Library Makeovers in partnership with First Book. Since then, Target has distributed more than 415,000 new books to children in need at 3,000 schools nationwide.
    Recently Sleepy Eye Public School was given a $500 donation for new books in the elementary library.
    In fall 2010, Target Read With Me reaffirmed Target's commitment to education by distributing one million books with First Book and pledging a total of $1 billion to education efforts by 2015.
    First Book, a non-profit that provides new books and educational resources to children in need, pledges to distribute its 100-millionth new book to Title I schools across the country and Canada.
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