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.
As a summer school teacher at Kolmar school, I just wanted to extend an additional thank you for your donation to my students today! They were beyond excited with the books they were able to take home and so eager to spend the day reading. It's nice to see struggling readers begging for extra reading…
Ms. Samantha Geiger
7th/8th grades, Literacy and Communications
“The look on the faces of our students when they saw the BIG RIG was amazing! It’s a unique and beautiful transformation to get books to underserved communities. When our students found they would receive a free book, their excitement was beyond belief. Many thanks to John and Kathy for their thoughtful, generous and most…