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Testimonials

"Reading opens the world for a child. To be able to help them open this particular door is amazing. To see their faces when you give them the dictionary in this day and age of the web is very gratifying."

Emily Greenwood, Rotary Club of Marlboro, Marlborough, MA

Featured Articles

Harriet Spaniol and Esther Sandve from Herbert McKennett American Legion Post #40 in Webster, South Dakota, present dictionaries to local 4th grade students of Webster Elementary School.
On Tuesday, Sept. 30, Macomb Elks distributed brand new Webster’s Dictionaries to each third-grade student enrolled at Lincoln School in Macomb, St.
Sonora Grange presented over 400 dictionaries to 10 schools this year with the assistance of the Grinnell Elks.
Volunteers from the Sunbeam Grange #2 and the Friends of the Kelley Farm completed their annual dictionary project this past November after distributing 456 dictionaries to students attending the Clearview, Otsego, and Westwood Elementary Schools in Minnesota.
Members of the Rotary Club of Highlands Ranch donated 432 dictionaries to students attending Acres Green, Copper Mesa, Coyote Creek, Eldorado, and Sand Creek Elementary Schools in Littleton and Highlands Ranch, Colorado this past December.
The Gulf Breeze High School Key Club vice President, John Stopper, requested a grant for $666.66 from the Florida Key Club District.
Joe Mc Kay’s “Crazy About Words” … toasting our language since 2003!
In this day of online dictionaries and smartphone apps, is a paperback dictionary still a necessity? We get questions like this from time to time.