Great Book Giveaways
In an effort to promote childhood literacy, we hold two Great Book Giveaways every March in connection with National Reading Month. The GBG features story time, refreshments, fun photo props, and as the name implies, free books for the children in attendance. We also remind parents of the importance of reading aloud to their young children.
Christmas Cheer Program
For families already under enormous emotional and financial pressure, not being able to buy Christmas presents for their children can push them to the breaking point.
Through grant awards and generous donations from individuals and businesses, each registered child receives two new books and a filled Christmas stocking. To date, Children’s Aid, Inc. has been able to brighten Christmas morning for 557 children.
Youth Sports Scholarships
In an effort to provide at-
Often, children who do not have the proper school supplies are too ashamed to admit it and end up falling behind. Students cannot do their best if they do not have the right tools. Our goal is to highlight the importance of education as well as help the students approach the beginning of the school year with a greater sense of confidence and hope.
Operation Backpack provides registered Calvert children with a backpack filled with
new school supplies and a new, age-