Once Upon a Month™

61% of low-income families do not have books in their homes that are suitable for a child.

61% of low-income families do not have books in their homes that are suitable for a child.

Once Upon a Month provides at-risk children ages 0-5 with a free children’s book every month for a year until the child reaches age five, along with parent guides in both English and Spanish. The resulting interactions stimulate curiosity, language development and the learning skills needed for kids to succeed in both school and life.

Results & Impact

• Since May 31st, 2017, over 4,300 children have been enrolled in the program
• Awareness of the importance of developing early literacy skills has increased in the home and throughout the community.