Tag Archives: Children’s Literacy Foundation

Renowned author visits KES
Local News
April 25, 2018

Renowned author visits KES

By Katy Savage

Jim Arnosky was being careful as he paddled in a canoe on a river in the Everglades, but his wife was shaking.

A 9-foot crocodile sunbathing in the mud beside them jumped over the top of their canoe and landed in the…

Local libraries receive children’s books via CLiF
October 25, 2017

Local libraries receive children’s books via CLiF

By Evan Johnson

On a recent morning in the Killington Elementary School library, Duncan McDougal, executive director of the Children’s Literacy Foundation, posed a riddle to a group of students that sat cross-legged in front of him: How was he able to travel from his…

News Briefs
September 8, 2015

Literacy nonprofit kicks off CLiF Year of the Book in eight schools

Eight elementary schools throughout New Hampshire and Vermont are celebrating, because each has been awarded a special literacy sponsorship valued at $25,000 for the 2015/2016 school year from the Children’s Literacy Foundation (CLiF), an independent nonprofit based in Waterbury Center, Vt.

Each school given a…

State News
July 17, 2015

CLiF to donate over 10,000 books during 2015 Summer Readers programs

The nonprofit projects it will reach more than 5,000 children at 81 sites

The Children’s Literacy Foundation (CLiF) is increasing its efforts to prevent “summer slide” among New Hampshire and Vermont children. Its popular Summer Readers program will reach more than 5,000 children at risk…