Cutline: Promoting literacy in Coos County

Reach out and Read PictureThe Community Impact Committee of Granite United Way — Northern Region is partnering with the Coos Coalition to promote literacy in Coos County. The Coos Coalition for Young Children and Families recently received $4,125 from Granite United Way — Northern Region to support the Coos County Reach out and Read Program. This money will be used to provide free books for children aged 1-5 at their well child visits at Coos County Family Health Services, Weeks Medical Center and Indian Stream Health Center. Pictured from Coos County Family Health Services are Brian Beals, MD; Andrea Alger, RN; Beth Host; Jen O’Neil, MA; Laura Boucher of Granite United Way and Coen Rano. (COURTESY PHOTO)