Books Archives - United Way of Greater St. Louis

4 Ways to Have a Meaningful Summer

For most youth, school is officially out which means summer is officially in-session – let the angelic chorus ring! For us adults, our “summer” is quickly approaching with long weekends in the sun. While it’s refreshing to simply lounge poolside all summer long, why not make these next few months meaningful? No matter if you’re 5 or 95-years old, here are four ways to make the most of your summer.Continue Reading

Raise a Reader

Reading aloud to a child is crucial to his or her language and intellectual development. Research shows the number of books in a child’s home is the only behavior measure that correlates significantly with reading scores. Almost half of children…Continue Reading