Most U.S. poor families have zero books at home – poor infants hear 30 million fewer words – there are 1 million homeless students – 35,000 moms and kids will sleep in a domestic abuse shelter tonight. Millions more readers are waiting, worldwide.
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Mesa, Arizona, USA
Serving girls and boys ages 12 to 17 with reading levels 6th grade and up
Needs enough magazines for 10 girls and 16 boys
Magazines Requested: Any sports magazines, any car magazines, any fashion magazines, and any entertainment magazines
Virginia Beach, VA
Serving: Girls in from grades 5th through 12th
Needs: 50 magazines per month, year round
Magazines Requested: Girls teen, Career, National Geographic, Fashion, Home, Family, Women, Seventeen, Redbook, Teen Vogue, Self, Good Housekeeping, Home Journal, Ellle, Homes & Garden