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.
“It was an incredible day for our students! Their smiles said it all: we look forward to next month! Please know that we are very appreciative of this opportunity for our kids! Your presence here with the BIG RIG was an inspiration for our kids to start their own family libraries and to read, read,…
Linda Buckley, Assistant Principal
Colonial Elementary School
“I have heard so much positive feedback from the teachers. My only complaint from the other teachers was, ‘why didn’t I get to go’, and I have assured them that you are coming back and will get to everyone."