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More info here: Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library – Kiwanis Club of Chatham-Kent

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Q3 Marketing Update DPIL

Canada Reaches Big Milestone!

This August, Canada celebrated a huge milestone of 40,000 children enrolled! Dolly and everyone at The Dollywood Foundation want to thank the over 340 local program partners in Canada who helped Dolly reach … Read the rest


In October 2022 our Kiwanis Club in partnership with the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library will have sent more than 1000 books to children in Chatham-Kent!

This milestone was achieved within one year of starting this program in … Read the rest

Invisible Toolbox

Kim Jocelyn Dickson, author of The Invisible Toolbox: The Power of Reading to Your Child from Birth to Adolescence, believes that every child begins kindergarten with a lunchbox in one hand and an invisible toolbox in the other.

C-K Kiwanis working with Dolly Parton’s book program

The Chatham-Kent Kiwanis Club now has almost 230 children registered for the program, which delivers one book a month for children under five at no cost to the family. The Imagination Library develops a list of books and manages the monthly mailing while the Kiwanis Club handles local promotion and registration.

Imagination Library in the News

The Chatham Voice reports on the recent grants that our Club received in support of the DPIL.

Cheque Presentation

During the AGM of the Chatham-Kent Community Foundation the Kiwanis Club was presented with the cheque for the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.

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