What: Reading practice, games, and book activities with young students.
Where: Selected schools across Chicago.
When: Twice-weekly during the school year.
Who: 2nd & 3rd grade students, Open Books staff, and volunteer Big Buddies.
Plus: The Open Booksmobile visits each Buddies site at the end of the year so that students can choose a bag of books to take home.
Prospective Big Buddies: See the dates and locations of our Buddies programs and join us as a volunteer!
Educators: Email us about bringing Buddies to your classroom.