Our time, talents, and donations have helped with the following programs from the past and present:

Sunshine City Kiwanis: Volunteers and hardcover books to Pinellas County classrooms

Space Coast Rolling Readers: Volunteers and hardcover books to Title 1 schools throughout Brevard County

Belleview-Santos Elementary School: Volunteers and support for a 3rd-grade writing contest

Osceola Publish Schools: Grant to support 6th-grade writing contest

Sherwood Elementary School: Volunteer reading coach for 4th graders

Chiles Academy in Daytona Beach: Volunteer reading coaches support and guide pregnant and parenting students with the goal of attaining a high school diploma.

Sit. Stay. Write: Sally, a trained therapy dog, and her owner, award-winning children’s  author Dianne Ochiltree, visit schools and encourage writing by  children

Cross Creek Chronicle: A project in conjunction with Pinellas County Elementary Schools.  Children submit works to be included in the annual Cross Creek  Chronicle, a published collection of student and teacher stories

Therapy Dogs International: Members regularly visit libraries and elementary schools focusing on  reading skills among the children as part of the “Tail Waggin’ Tutors”  program

Book, Educational Games, Puzzle, etc. Donations:  

  • School classroom libraries
  • Public libraries throughout Florida
  • The Ronald McDonald House in St. Pete
  • Space Coast Women and Children’s Center
  • Nursing homes
  • Hurricane and flood-damaged areas in Florida and nearby states