“Books for Newborns” is a St. Louis area non-profit and literacy organization that donates book filled book bags to low-income new mothers and children. They are proud to announce that in their just over 3 years of operation, have donated 10,000 book filled bags throughout the area. That adds up to around 41,000 books valued at just shy of $400,000.  

Chairman of Books For Newborns Mike Hogan was a guest on the Big Z’s Let’s Talk. He tells us they’ve done a lot of work here in Alton

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Books for Newborns partners with several other local and national literacy organizations to provide the free educational material. For more information on Books For Newborns or to get involved with their efforts, you can contact Mike Hogan at 314-496-0227.


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