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2013 Read Across America Day

“You’re never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child.” – Dr. Seuss

Read Across America Day is observed each year in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday and is a day dedicated to celebrating reading. Dr. Seuss epitomizes a love of learning and by celebrating his birthday we send a clear message to children that reading is fun and important. Read more »


John F. Scarpa Foundation has a $150,000 Matching Grant Opportunity

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The John F. Scarpa Foundation will donate up to $150,000 in relief efforts for the victims of Hurricane Sandy, which wreaked havoc along the U.S. East Coast. Read more »


Happy Valentine’s Day!

Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be just about flowers, chocolates and greeting cards – how about doing something to help children and families in our community.   This Valentine’s Day your words could make all the difference  All you have to do is send a special Valentine to your members of Congress and ask them to support funding for children and family programs.   Read more »