BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - DEMCO launched a funding partnership with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Wednesday, Dec. 8 in St. Helena Parish with administrative partner and local affiliate Volunteers of America. First Lady Donna Edwards welcomed children and caregivers gathered at the Dennis Mills Early Learning Center. In a...
ONSLOW COUNTY, N.C. (WNCT) — Have you ever tried to build your own personal library? Well, children in Onslow County are proving to do just that after hitting a new milestone. They truly are mini-libraries and now with the help of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, more than 500,000 books have made it through to Onslow […]
Mrs. Missouri America continues dyslexia advocacy, other initiatives after competing in national pageant
"Amazing," "exhausting," and "one to remember," was how Kate Wenger described her experience competing in the Mrs. America Pageant last month.
F&M Bank & Old Dominion Realty Announce Collaboration and Community Challenge to Support Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library
TIMBERVILLE, VA., December 8, 2021 — F&M Bank Corp. (OTCQX:FMBM), holding company for F&M Bank, and Old Dominion Realty are excited to collaborate on supporting Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library (DPIL). DPIL is a monthly book gifting program that mails free, high-quality books to children, ages 5 and under, currently residing in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. This new initiative set forth locally by The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County intends to create excitement about reading and build literacy for local youth.
Empower London Foundation Teams Up with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in New Round of Charity Partnerships
Empower London Foundation Teams Up with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in New Round of Charity Partnerships. In an ambitious funding plan, Empower London Foundation has announced a new round of charity partnerships, teaming up with four new charities—including Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library—that will be recipients of funds raised at their upcoming The London Festival.
Kankakee Daily Journal
BOURBONNAIS — Mary L. Clark, 81, passed away Saturday (Dec. 4, 2021) at her home in Bourbonnais. She was born June 12, 1940, in Rockford, the daughter of Erwin and Clara (Hedberg) Strommer. Mary married William Clark on June 6, 1964, in Rockford. Mary was a devoted wife, mom,...
JACKSONVILLE, Onslow County — More than 500,000 free books are now in the hands of hundreds of kids in Onslow County. Community organization leaders said this is a goal they’ve worked at for months. The United Way of Onslow County, Jacksonville Rotary Club, Golden Corral, and One Place...
Lowcountry Community Church (LCC) is teaming with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in a partnership that will send free books to the homes of Beaufort County children up to 5 years old. “This is our Christmas gift to our community – and it’s the gift that keeps on giving,” said Jason...
BOWLING GREEN Ky.-The Warren County School District wants to remind families of a service to get books regardless of family income. Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a service that mails free high-quality books to children from birth to age 5. The goal of the district is to get books to the children as early as possible for early development.
The “Very Merry Christmas Auction” online auction has been extended through this Friday, December 10th. New items have been added to the website at http://CharityAuction.bid/ParadeOfTrees. Bid on great one-of-a-kind trees that were designed by Stevensville businesses, gift baskets, mystery items, wine cork pull, handmade ornaments, custom made stockings, and dinner with Santa!
White River Health System (WRHS) is happy to be partnering with United Way of North Central Arkansas to provide free books to all children born at White River Medical Center (WRMC) through Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library (DPIL). The Imagination Library program is dedicated to inspiring a love of reading by...
Imagination Library of Daviess County has released its 17th Christmas ornament, with Owensboro landmark restaurant Big Dipper featured. Each year, Imagination Library releases an Owensboro- or Daviess County-themed ornament that features a landmark synonymous to the area. Last year, Gabe’s Tower joined the list of iconic sites, with the RiverPark Center and Glover Cary Bridge among the landmarks previously featured.
COOKEVILLE – The first day of December was a celebration of Christmas trees in Cookeville. Cookeville History Museum opened its 6th annual Christmas Forest exhibit – the largest to date with 18 trees – prior to the 7th annual Christmas Tree-Lighting and Celebration Service at Dogwood Park, next to the museum. The Christmas Forest is an exhibit of trees decorated by local non-profit clubs and civic organizations.
Hammond Daily Star
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library will mail a book to children each month in St. Helena Parish thanks to funding from DEMCO in a program administered by Volunteers of America. DEMCO vice president of marketing and member services David Latona read the book “Stormy Night” to the children and guests...
When last we saw Republican former state Sen. Jack Tate, he was headed off to his hometown of Nashville, Tenn., to help manage a nonprofit called Project Return and take care of his mother. But longing to come home to his Colorado family, he’s now managing another nonprofit that he had a hand in setting up while a lawmaker: the Imagination Library of Colorado. That new project, however, also keeps him tied to his hometown through its founder, country music superstar Dolly Parton of Nashville. ...
Dolly Parton has been the queen of country music for many years. Many country singers mention Parton when they talk about celebrities they look up to. One thing you might be surprised to learn is that the singer says she has an “addiction.” Here’s what she revealed she can’t get enough of.
Escanaba Daily Press