Kids earn a book buck for every book they read. If a book is especially long or challenging, they can negotiate with the volunteer for more book bucks. The bucks can be used by a variety of prizes. Through this book buck system, we teach kids basic financial literacy skills.
- Our goal is to operate 10 weekly programs by the year 2020
- This will allow us to impact at least 500 kids per program per year
- Our team has grown to include 3 full-time employees, 1 part-time employee, 1 intern, and over 300 volunteers.