VISION: That children in every family have their own books at home so that they may become better readers, perform better in school and do better in life.
MISSION: Big Rig Books is a mobile literacy outreach initiative focused on fostering recreational reading beyond the classroom by encouraging reading and providing books for children and families in economically challenged, underserved communities and underperforming schools.
Thank you SO much for taking the time to come to Cicero East today. Our students and teachers both absolutely loved the experience and are truly grateful for your kindness and generosity! All the students are super excited to read their books which is great!
6th grade teacher at Cicero East
I want to thank you for coming to the Union League Boys and Girls Club on July 7th. When I arrived at the club that afternoon, I saw the children all sitting and reading their new books. They could hardly put their books down long enough to work on their art project that day. All…