NEWS


  • 6/24/21 Third Federal donates $500,000 to The Literacy Cooperative to establish the Kurt Karakul Prize. Click here to view.

  • 1/19/21 The Literacy Cooperative thanks Dolly Parton for DPIL on her 75th birthday. Click here to view.

  • 11/06/20 Book club helps seniors connect, combat isolation during coronavirus pandemic. Click here to view.

  • 09/16/20 How to get free books for your kids delivered straight to your home once a month. Click here to view.


  • 03/02/20 Read Across America Day celebrated with Cleveland Browns donation to mail free books to East Cleveland kids. Click here to view.

  • 01/13/20 ‘Every young child, in every city, every neighborhood’ in Cuyahoga County can now receive free books. Click here to view.

  • 01/10/20 75,000 Cuyahoga kids can get free Imagination Library books in the mail starting next week. Click here to view.

  • 01/05/20 Local Dolly Parton literacy program’s goal: Mail free books to 50,000 Cuyahoga kids. Click here to view.


  • 9/14/19 WKYC’S Mike Polk Jr. challenges competitors of the 4th annual Corporate Spelling Bee to spell the name of a well-known Cavaliers alumnus. Click here to view.

  • 9/9/19 Bob Paponetti discusses the CLEBEE on WKYC’s Live on Lakeside. Can you spell these test words correctly? Click here to view.

  • 9/4/19 Joan Spoerl, coordinator of Imagination Library Greater Cleveland, speaks with WCPN on how to raise a reader. Click here to view.

  • 4/1/19 The Literacy Cooperative wins Milestone Award in $1 Million XPRIZE Communities Competition. Click here to view

  • 3/4/19 Dr. Robert Needlman and Bob Paponetti discuss Reach Out and Read on WKYC’s We The People. Click here to view

  • 1/19/18  News5Cleveland features Imagination Library at the Early Learning Center in Euclid. Click here to view

  • 1/22/18  The Plain Dealer: Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library sends free books to preschoolers. Click here to view