Tom & Becky Dean, Usborne Books Directors

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Details for Corporate Donors or Foundations

Partnering with Businesses and Individuals with
Usborne Books & More's 50% Matching Grant Program

    • Any corporate donor, private foundation or individual donor can make their donation even larger by donating Usborne Books & More products to the organization of their choice under the Literacy for a Lifetime 50% Matching Grant Program.
    • The Literacy for a Lifetime program can be utilized as often as funds become available with NO CAP on the amount matched.
    • All donations are tax deductible.
    • The donor may choose the titles to donate under the program or let the receiving organization select the titles most needed.
    • To recognize your donation, the business name is displayed in every book whenever possible or may be given anonymously.

How to Order

Under Usborne Books & More's 50% Matching Grant Program

Ordering is as easy as 1 2 3

Complete the Usborne Books-Literacy for a Lifetime Grant Information Form - this form must accompany your order to qualify for the 50% matching grant.

Download the Payment Option Form

and complete the payment information.

Send us the following information:

Fax to: 218-742-9990   Attention: Literacy for a Lifetime

Or, mail the above information to:

     Attn: Literacy for a Lifetime

     8161 Peary Drive South

     Eveleth, MN  55734

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Changing children's lives -- one book at a time.

St. Michael's Parish of Exeter, NH donates Usborne Books to

Nativity BVM Elementary School in Biloxi, MS

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"Reading is a ladder
out of poverty.

It is probably one of the best anti-poverty, anti-deprivation, anti-crime, anti-vandalism
policies you can think of.”

Prime Minister Gordon Brown

Abandoned, abused and neglected children in the Charleston, SC area received over 100 educational Usborne books thanks to the Literacy for a Lifetime 50% matching grant program.  One volunteer said, “this was my favorite project so far”...

Usborne consultant, Andrea DeMille, along with members of Charleston Civitan Organization:  Jan Ledbetter, Mary Welch & Kathy Robinson present a check and books to Lowcountry Orphan Relief Volunteers, Suzie Lee and Brenda Roberts.

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Director Sue de Polo (left) of San Joaquin A+ and Jodie Dale,
received 4,400 children's books for a "Kindergarten Book Bag Program" through Usborne Books at Home's Literacy for a Lifetime program.

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Educational Development Corporation is proud to have partnered with the following service clubs & organizations in sponsoring local educational programs, schools & libraries with 50% matching grants under Usborne Books & More's Literacy for a Lifetime book grant program.

Kiwanis International

A 50% Matching Grant Donor with

Usborne Books & More's
Literacy for a Lifetime Program

The Laura Bush Foundation for America's Libraries

A 50% Matching Grant Donor with

Usborne Books & More's
Literacy for a Lifetime Program