The Booking It Forward! Book Drive will help Champaign, Urbana and Rantoul students build reading skills by providing free books.
The Champaign County Safe pledge sets out expectations customers can have when visiting local businesses, with a list available to be viewed by the public.
250 volunteers are needed for iRead iCount, a new literacy and math program that was piloted at four Champaign elementary schools earlier this spring.
A Champaign initiative that helps local children improve literacy skills seeks donations of gently used, age-appropriate books for early readers.