By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh’s Office Of Equity has announced the Pittsburgh Dolly Parton Imagination Library has officially distributed 75,000 free books to children in the city.READ MORE: New Public Artwork Unveiled In Troy Hill
The library is a program that provides free books to children living in the city ages 0-5.READ MORE: Pittsburgh International Jazz Fest Returns To Highmark Stadium
Once a month, the child will receive a book in the mail until their fifth birthday, giving them the opportunity to have a library of up to 60 books.
It is open to any child in the child under the age of five and parents can register their child on the program’s website by visiting this link.MORE NEWS: State Police: Man Shot, Killed By Police After Stabbing Three People, Injuring Police Officer
Pittsburgh’s Imagination Library launched in February 2019 and is funded through Dolly Parton’s national initiative, the Benter Foundation, Hillman Family Foundation, and McAuley Ministries.