First Book Program

WGTE's First Book program is supported by United Way of Greater Toledo with additional support from Owens-Illinois. Working with area organizations which serve children and families, WGTE distributes nearly 3,000 books annually to children who would otherwise not have the ability to own a book.


Each book is distributed with a First Book Family Activity Sheet.  Copies of these activitiy sheets are available for download.


Organizations serving children 2-8, may inquire about eligibilty in WGTE's First Book program by contacting Kathy Smith at or 419.380.4638.

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