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Announcing: Rx, Ed, and Go

This year promises a lot of exciting enhancements to BookSpring’s research-based and time-proven efforts to increase the love of reading in young children and their families. First, we’re pleased to announce the creation of three new positions: BookSpringRx… Read More

2017 Read-A-Thon rocks!

Greater Austin area students get Wild About Reading for the 2017 Read-A-Thon! With over 40 schools participating, the Read-A-Thon participation rates have increased tenfold since its launch in 2006. This goes to show that reading promotes more reading! Read-A-Thon encourages the youngest… Read More

Volunteer Spotlight: WE Communications

Volunteers from WE Communications pose with McBee Elementary Librarian Heather Stephens after spending the day volunteering in her library. WE Communications employees here in Austin have been volunteering with BookSpring for the past three years, and they very… Read More

Girl Scout Gold Award book project

My first involvement with Ana Menchaca was through her Girl Scout troop. They volunteered to work on a project the Rotary Club of Austin was coordinating for BookSpring. The girls collected gently used books from their friends and… Read More

MAXIMUS Foundation grant awarded

BookSpring was recently awarded a grant from the MAXIMUS Foundation. This foundation awards grants to local community organizations with programs and projects in the areas of child and youth development, health, and community development. “It’s an honor to… Read More