Charity Partner

First Book

First Book transforms the lives of children in need. Through a sustainable, market-driven model, First Book creates equal access to quality education by making critical classroom resources affordable to its member network of more than 370,000 educators. Since 1992, First Book has distributed over 170 million books and resources to programs and schools in over 30 countries. First Book reaches 3 million children annually and supports one in four of the 1.3 million classrooms serving low-come families. With an additional 1,000 educators joining each week, First Book is the largest and fastest-growing network of educators exclusively serving kids in need.  If you want to learn more about our work with the Colfax Marathon, contact Della Moore,