The Birth to Three Program recently teamed up with Sarah Bush Lincoln to create "Literacy for Little Leaders" which will provide books to every newborn baby born at SBLH.

The Mattoon Rotary Club recently made a $200 donation to help purchase the books.

Pictured Left to Right: Birth to 3 Home Visitor Nancy Jeisy, President of Mattoon Rotary Club Tina Stoval, and Birth to Three Director Katrina Farris.

If you're interested in making a donation to Literacy for Little Leaders, contact Katrina Farris at 217-238-8906 or Nancy Jeisy 217-238-8916.

The Birth to 3 Program is a grant-funded program that works with the most at-risk families and helps in parent education, mental health, and community resources. Their mission is to positively impact child development and nurture healthy parent-child relationships during a child’s most critical years.