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Not a Book Drive, a DIBS Drive:  Omaha Nonprofit Delivers Infinite Book Shelves to Area Schools

Not a Book Drive, a DIBS Drive: Omaha Nonprofit Delivers Infinite Book Shelves to Area Schools

Studies show school success starts with literacy proficiency from a young age, yet three out of five students growing up in poverty don’t have a single age-appropriate book in their homes. DIBS for Kids is changing the way schools deliver books into the hands of children who need them most.

The Power of Choice and Home-Run Books

Allowing children to make their own decisions fosters a passion that just isn't attainable through mandated reading. At DIBS for Kids, we value the power of choice and we strive to provide "home-run books" for all our students. Home-run books are the books that kids want to read over and over again. This idea of high-interest books stems from one DIBS student.

What are our DIBS Kids reading? Top 31 DIBS Books!

Woo! It’s DIBS’ favorite month! No, not October. National Book Month! Enjoy this countdown of our most popular books! One...

Should my child be reading this? Tips for addressing challenging topics in children’s books

“When we share our stories, what it does is, it opens up our hearts for other people to share their...

The Secret to Better Writing

The first time I met Dr. Phoebe Stubblefield, she began our conversation with, "I see so many awful writers in college." Not the most eloquent way to begin a conversation, but I figured there was a point to her claim. I just watched her. Hoping she would continue with her thought. She did. "Do you know why?"

Hi there Omaha. We’re DIBS for Kids, and we’ve got a lot of work to do.

We are working with public schools in Omaha to provide an opportunity for all kids, Pre-K through 2nd grade, to read a book at home, every night for fun.