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: Activists Want Desk Duty For Reinstated Penn Hills Officer Under Investigation In Shooting Death
The library is a program that provides free books to children living in the city ages 0-5.READ MORE: Pennsylvania State Prisons To Halt In-Person Visitation Through February
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: Fund Helps Train Nurse's Aides For Free
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.