24.3 million children under the age of five live in the United States.

And about 1 million participate in a nonprofit free monthly book program.


ReadYay!’s mission is to give the joy of reading to these 20+ million other children by raising funds for these programs.


DONATE your new unwanted clothing, 

SHOP new clothing, &

GIVE new needed books to kids in your town and beyond.

1 in 4 children in America grow up without learning how to read.

THE WINDOW IS SO SMALL TO GET BOOKS INTO THE HANDS OF YOUNG CHILDREN AND FOR THE READING TO BEGIN!How many books are in your closet?

$550.00 WORTH!

The average woman has $550.00 worth of new unworn (aka unwanted) clothing and shoes.

That’s about 5 items that you (75%) or your friends (51%) don’t really like or want (you) to wear.


Or that could be about 55 books for preschoolers in your community.


1 in 4 children in America grow up without learning how to read. 


THE WINDOW IS SO SMALL TO GET BOOKS INTO THE HANDS OF YOUNG CHILDREN AND FOR THE READING TO BEGIN!

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SHOP

NATIONALLY 

Shop new clothing by brand, gender, style, size, color, and even your town (zip code) for quality name brand and designer clothing at up to 90% off retail.

Plus, 5% of every sale is donated for free preschool books for children in the buyer's town through Readyay!'s Yay! Free More Books Initiative.

DONATE your NEW 

unwanted CLOTHING for

3. HELP

Help give free books and the joy of reading to children, newborn to age five, in your community. Books are mailed monthly directly to their homes through First Library and/or other nonprofits/affiliates like Dolly Parton's Imagination Library and PJ Library. 

First Library promotes early childhood literacy, book ownership and library patronage.

FIRST LIBRARY -

WE DON’T JUST GIVE, WE ENGAGE. 

NEW NEEDED BOOKS for 

3. HELP

Help give free books and the joy of reading to children, newborn to age five, in your community. Books are mailed monthly directly to their homes through First Library and/or other nonprofits/affiliates like Dolly Parton's Imagination Library and PJ Library. 

First Library promotes early childhood literacy, book ownership and library patronage.

FIRST LIBRARY -

WE DON’T JUST GIVE, WE ENGAGE. 

KIDS in YOUR TOWN & beyond.

ReadYay!

ReadYay! (pronounced red-ay) is a unique online consignment service that raises funds for nonprofit free monthly book programs ONLY.


Children enrolled in these nonprofit programs receive up to 60 free brand new, age-appropriate books, until the age of 5, at no cost or obligation to their families.    


Whether donating locally or shopping nationally, every purchase gives individually the gift of a free book to a preschool child.*


Readyay! pays forty percent (40%) of the proceeds of every purchase to the nonprofit free monthly book program in the donor's town to buy free books for local preschoolers enrolled in their program.**


Funds raised stay in your community & benefit preschoolers in your town with the gift of books and reading. 


Plus, through our Yay! More Free Books Initiative, an additional five percent (5%) of every sale is donated for books given directly to local preschool children in the buyer's town.


All through the nonprofit organization First Library™ (firstlibrary.org) for its program and other programs/affiliates like Dolly Parton's Imagination Library (imaginationlibrary.com) and PJ Library (pjlibrary.org).***


ReadYay!’s mission is to bring the joy of reading and book ownership to every preschool child in the United States.

It's as an easy as 1-2-3!

*Preschool Parent? Post School Parent? Still want to give?

Donate for the FREE Preschool Book program in your town & READyay will double their donation.

Forty percent of the proceeds of every sale is given to the FREE preschool book program in the donor's town, plus an additional 10% is donated to the program in the buyer's town.

1. DONATE

Donate your NEW unwanted clothing (with tags attached) on behalf of the local nonprofit free monthly book program in your town.

Just create an account to print a free shipping label. Then fill and mail a bag/box with your new unwanted items. Handbags and shoes, too!

ReadYay! does the rest and your local nonprofit free monthly book program receives 40% of the proceeds of every item sold.**


Donate Locally
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2. SHOP

Shop new clothing by brand, gender, style, size, color, and even your town (zip code) for quality name brand and designer clothing at up to 90% off retail.

Plus, 5% of every sale is donated for free preschool books for children in the buyer's town through ReadYay!'s Yay! Free More Books Initiative.










SHOP Nationally 

3. GIVE

Give free books and the joy of reading to children, newborn to age five, in your community. Books are mailed monthly directly to their homes through First Library and/or other nonprofits/affiliates like Dolly Parton's Imagination Library and PJ Library. 

First Library promotes early childhood literacy, book ownership and library patronage.


FIRST LIBRARY -

WE DON’T JUST GIVE, WE ENGAGE.



GIVE Individually

Want to give for free books plus clothing and educational toys for local children of first time mothers in need instead?

*Preschool Parent? Post School Parent? Still want to give?

Donate for the FREE Preschool Book program in your town & READyay will double their donation.

Forty percent of the proceeds of every sale is given to the FREE preschool book program in the donor's town, plus an additional 10% is donated to the program in the buyer's town.

Donate on behalf of the First Library Plus™ free books plus clothing and educational toys program for first time mothers in need in your community & ReadYay! will double their donation.


First Library Plus (a First Library program for first time mothers in need) partners with existing nonprofit free book programs to promote healthy and responsible parenting and early childhood literacy, journaling, and library patronage through its incentive and reward program.


Parents of children, newborn to age three, can "earn" points through various free reading related activities to shop for new (more) books plus clothing and educational toys at their free online First Library Plus Shop.


New first time mothers must also participate in parenting programs to qualify for the program.


FIRST LIBRARY PLUS - GIVING & ENGAGING

FIRST TIME FAMILIES IN NEED

ReadYay! pays 40% of the proceeds of every purchase to the First Library Plus program in the donor's town to buy free books plus clothing and educational toys for children of first time mothers in need.**


Plus, ReadYay!donates 5% of every sale (in addition to the Yay! More Free Books Initiative 5% donation to  the buyer's town) to the town of the donor when they donate their clothing on behalf of their community's first time mothers in need program.


Your purchase could give 50% of every sale for the first time mothers in need program in your community (40% of the proceeds of every sale plus 5% for your town as the donor and 5% for your town as the buyer).**


Visit First Library Plus’ page at firstlibrary.org for details. 





Shop the First Library Plus section of ReadYay! (items marked with a +) and help give books plus clothing and educational toys to first time mothers in need in your community.

*Preschool Parent? Post School Parent? Still want to give?

Donate for the FREE Preschool Book program in your town & READyay will double their donation.

Forty percent of the proceeds of every sale is given to the FREE preschool book program in the donor's town, plus an additional 10% is donated to the program in the buyer's town.

READYAY! DEFINITION:

READ - to make out the significance of by scrutiny or observationread

rēd/Submit

verb

1.

look at and comprehend the meaning of (written or printed matter) by mentally interpreting the characters or symbols of which it is composed.

"it's the best novel I've ever read"

synonyms: peruse

YAY - an exclamation used to express joy, excitement, etc.

yay1

yā/Submit

exclamationinformal

expressing triumph, approval, or encouragement.

"Yay! Great, Julie!"

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*Of every $5.00 spent.

**Less inbound shipping.

***In the event there is no existing program in a community, First Library and/or First Library Plus will open a chapter in the town.

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