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Advancing measurable growth in foundational skills to position students with the basics for academic success.

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Coalition for Kids is partnering with Begin with Books, a Palmetto Project initiative, to support the expansion of Dolly Parton’s monthly books-by-mail program to 600 children in two high-poverty zip codes in Charleston County for one year. 7,200 books will be sent to the homes of children in the 29418 and 29420 zip codes.

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