Education is key to raising kids out of poverty. That’s why First Book is committed to offering books and other resources to low-income kids so they can make the most of their educational opportunities.
Domtar, First Book and Classroom Central held their annual Truck of Books event to give away 40,000 free books for kids in low-income school districts. Learn how this event helped teachers promote literacy among their students.
The Domtar EarthChoice Ambassadors program connects our colleagues with opportunities to volunteer with health and wellness, literacy and sustainability initiatives in their communities. See what we accomplished through more than 6,000 volunteer hours in 2017.
Colleagues at Domtar’s Personal Care facility in Waco, Texas, recently assembled and delivered 1,500 baby care packages, which included books and diapers, to local organizations that help support low-income families.
For the second year, Domtar teamed up with the Dryden GM Ice Dogs hockey team and First Book to promote reading and education through a book giveaway for kids. The event included colleagues from Domtar’s Dryden Mill.
Domtar‘s EarthChoice Ambassador program helps improve literacy, sustainability, and health and wellness. In 2016, we spent more than 4,000 hours volunteering in our communities. See what we accomplished in this year-end review.
Through its Powerful Pages initiative, Domtar has supported First Book and Classroom Central for many years. Recently, the organizations worked together to purchase and distribute 40,000 free books to teachers in the Charlotte, North Carolina, area.