Books Are Wings Celebrates Black History Month

Celebrating Black History Month

February is Black History Month: a time to share important events, reading and history surrounding this celebration of African American culture. In an essay regarding the development of Black History Month, Daryl Michael Scott of Howard University shares that “(Black History celebrations were) expanded to a month in 1976, the nation’s bicentennial. President Gerald R. […]

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Coffee for Good

Rhode Island’s rich community support for our work is how we are able to get books into the hands of children all over our state. We are always excited about the opportunity to work with other socially conscious businesses in fundraising or community efforts. Blue State Coffee has chosen us to be one of their […]

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Resources for Families

Parents are problem solvers. They are the keepers of their children’s dreams and their cheerleaders in life and learning. Being a parent is incredible job and an incredible responsibility, and parents need tools to support them, particularly when it comes to reading. At a recent family homework dinner at Winter’s Elementary in Pawtucket, families worked […]