Book Donations, 2004-2010:

300 Books donated to Read and Romp Event sponsored by Reach Out and Read
1400 Books donated to pediatrician offices in New England in collaboration with Reach Out and Read.
1400 Books donated to elementary school libraries in Mass during National Education Month (Nov 04). These books were designated to enhance 5th grade poetry curriculum. Each of the copies of Forever Poems for Now and Then contained an electronic version of the book on CD to use with the Kurzweil 3000 reading software for sight challenged and learning disabled children.
100 Books donated to hospitals including New England Medical Center, McLean Hospital, Bradley Hospital in Providence, Women and Infants Hospital in Providence.
210 Books donated to Reader to Reader Rural Community Outreach
510 Books donated to Hurricane Katrina relief efforts
200 Books to Project Read in Mangalore India for libraries and individual children at St Aloyus Orphanage and School
1000 Books donated to Trinity College, Dublin Ireland to be used in outreach programs for educationally disadvantaged children, ESL learners and Youth with Disabilities. Click for pictures.
500 Books to the Marine Corps Toys for Tots Foundation for distribution as holiday gifts to children in the greater Boston area. Click for press release
900 Books to Reach Out and Read for distributation in pediatric offices in Detroit and Oak Park Michigan. 
Click for press release

Educational Events (with Book Donations) 2004-2010:

100 Books given to all 5th graders with a poetry-art assembly presentation by the authors, O’Hearn School, Dorchester, MA
100 Books given to 3rd graders, with a poetry-art educational activity lead by the author, in 3rd grade classes, William Trotter School, Dorchester, MA
300 Books donated with workshop activities lead by the authors at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Boston in Chelsea, So Boston, Roxbury, Dorchester and Charlestown and in BGCB Sumner After School program in Roslindale.  See article in South Boston Online
500  Books donated to the Cecil John Rhodes and the Stanley Primary School in Gweru, Zimbabwe.  Books and our Time to Be a Poet work booklets were incorporated into the classrooms  for teaching poetry.  Click for link.

Museum Events, 2005-2006:

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst, MA
Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA
The Concord Museum, Family Trees Exhibit, Concord MA


William Trotter School,
Dorchester, MA

Boys and Girls Club of Boston,