EMIT Tech Gives $20K to Raising Readers

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EMIT Tech Gives  $20K to Raising Readers

EMIT Technologies donated $20,000 to Raising Readers in Wyoming this morning to empower the group to continue giving out books to reinforce the importance of literacy in Wyoming's youth.

Each kid in Wyoming gets a book when the go to the doctor for regular check-ups until they're five years old. Raising Readers executive director, Jolene Olson, was humbled by the gift.

The donation from EMIT was marked in a ceremony at First Light this morning that included dignitaries from state and local government, including First Lady, Carol Mead.

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