Philanthropy

The correlation between exposure to spoken language and print materials during the first five years of life with future academic success is well documented.

By age 4, children from low-income families will have heard 30 million fewer words than children from higher-income families.

In middle-income neighborhoods the ratio of books per child is 13 to 1, in low-income neighborhoods, the ratio is 1 age-appropriate book for every 300 children.

Primary Book Club is committed to supporting non-profit organizations that administer early literacy and language development programs for children.

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