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Jamie Lima, state director for Dolly PartonƵs Imagination Library of West Virginia, displays several of the programƵs latest books being distributed while she stands alongside a cutout of Dolly on Tuesday, July 2, 2024, at Brad D. Smith Foundation Hall in Huntington.

HUNTINGTON Ƶ Dolly PartonƵs Imagination Library of West Virginia has seen major enrollment growth over the years, while its financials and donations are at a standstill.

The Imagination Library initiative is a program that mails books straight to a participating childƵs home each month, from birth to age 5, at no cost to the families. The program strives to promote early literacy and school readiness to children, no matter their familyƵs income or ZIP code.

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