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Ruth Smith, Director
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Supervisor of the Year '08-'09
President's Award Winner '05
19 years w/ Usborne Books & More

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Literacy for a Lifetime
50% Matching Grants Available
through Educational Development Corporation

We match orders which are paid by grant or donation funds
for Usborne Books & Kid Kits, Kane/Miller Books, 
Learning Wrap-Ups & Learning Palettes

giving an additional grant for
50% in free items,

No tax & free shipping within the continental US for eligible orders.

 
$5,000 order w/ grant or donation funds = $7,500 in books!

Print & return with order: Matching Grant form
LFL Book Order form (or you can use your own)

 

Point of Contact:
Ruth Smith, Director
Usborne Books and More
213 Fee Street, Berea, KY  40403
888-565-5828  
888-849-2954 FAX
RS4books@aol.com
www.UsborneOnline.com

Literacy Statistics flyer
Online Catalog or email to Request Catalog - RS4books@aol.com

Literacy for a Lifetime™ is a matching grant program partnering Educational Development Corporation (EDC) with businesses, foundations, and individuals to support literacy & learning, and our national, district and local educational institutions.  EDC is the leading publisher of children’s non-fiction books in the United States.

How to place the order...
Once you have received the grant or donation funds in line,
     Step 1 - Make the list of books you'd like, including a list of the 50% free items.
                          LFL Book Order form  Sorry, no Internet Sets or Internet Specials on matching grant orders.
     Step 2 - Fill out the grant info form with shipping address & payment information.
     Step 3 - Mail or fax to the Point of Contact above
.

We accept Purchase Orders, requests for invoicing, checks, and credit & debit cards - Mastercard, Visa, & Discover.

What types of orders qualify?
Any orders paid for with funds from grants, gifts or donations. 
Examples of these funds - local, regional or national:

  • Title 1 funds
  • Friends of the Library $
  • stimulus grant for education
  • money from book fair sales & fundraisers
  • Migrant worker education funds
  • PTA funds for teachers
  • Rotary Club donations
  • Kiwanis education grants
  • foundation rewards for teaching excellence
  • Board of Education award grants
  • grants to expand a library
  • donations for Autism, Asperger, ADD, and other special needs resources
  • speech & hearing grants
  • church members' donations to provide books to a sister church
  • grants requiring 'in kind contributions'
  • gifted money to send books overseas with missionaries
  • Community service project funds - Boy Scout, Girl Scout, YMCA, YWCA, youth groups or classes
  • Local or national company education grants
  • collected donations to benefit children home, battered women's center, or other charities
  • donations for books for children's hospitals
  • grants for distance learning resources
  • grants for after school programs
  • beginning reading, leveled and guided reading, Head Start, reading center resource grants
  • Laura Bush Education Grants
  • Native American education grants
  • gifts to build libraries for correctional institutions
  • grants to language or literacy centers
  • special funds for ESL, TESOL, TESL, EFL, TEFL, ESOL, etc.
  • public and private donations to teachers, districts, libraries, preschools, churches, charities, literacy groups, etc.
  • ANY grants or donations that can be used for educational books & resources

Donations made to the educational institution are tax deductible for corporations, foundations, and individuals.
There are over 2000 Usborne and Kane Miller titles to choose from, with varied subjects and multiple binding options, as well as Kid Kits which include something special with the book to enhance the educational experience, and "Learning Wrap-Ups" and "Learning Palettes".  Elementary Reading & Math Center Kits are available.

No maximum cap on orders to be matched for 2011-2012!

$200 minimum LFL order = 50% free books and free shipping.
You may combine smaller orders submitted together & to be shipped together to reach the $200 (such as PTA funds for teachers).

Click Here for a short video presentation by Randall White, CEO of EDC.

Over 2,000 titles available, including
Usborne Books...

   

Kane Miller Books...

  

Learning Wrap-ups & Learning Palettes...

 

Spanish titles...

   

How to place the order...
Once you have received the grant or donation or have the funds in line,
     Step 1 - Make the list of books you'd like to order, including a list of the 50% free items.
                 
LFL Book Order form
                 
Sorry, no 'Internet Specials' on matching grant orders due to limited supply.
     Step 2 - Fill out the grant info form with shipping address & payment information.
     Step 3 - Mail or fax to the Point of Contact below
.

We accept Purchase Orders, requests for invoicing, checks, and credit & debit cards - Mastercard, Visa & Discover.


Include tax exempt number, if available.
Orders are usually shipped next business day by UPS.
Cataloging and processing available.
CALL or email with any questions or for selection assistance.
 

Online Catalog or email to Request Catalog - RS4books@aol.com
LFL Book Order form

 

Point of Contact:
Ruth Smith, Director
Usborne Books and More
512-745-9066  888-565-5828  
888-849-2954 FAX
213 Fee Street, Berea, KY  40403
RS4books@aol.com
www.UsborneOnline.com

 


Literacy for a Lifetime Links:

Matching Grant form
LFL Book Order form

Other Links for 'Usborne Books and More'

www.UsborneOnline.com - more information

Income opportunity

School & library ordering

Complete online catalog
        or email to Request paper catalog to be mailed
RS4books@aol.com

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We deliver educational excellence one book at a time.
We provide economic opportunity while fostering strong family values.
We touch the lives of children for a lifetime."

 

 

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