Dolly Parton's Imagination Library provides a free, age appropriate book each month to children age 0-5. Each month a new, carefully selected book is mailed directly to the child's home.
Reading to babies sparks their brain development and creativity. It helps them succeed later when they enter school, and sharing books with your baby lays the foundation for academic success, a healthy self-esteem and confidence to prsue personal and professional goals.
Who is eligible?
Preschool children (birth until their fifth birthday) of St. Landry or Evangeline Parish
How Can You Help?
If you know a preschool child living in St. Landry or Evangeline Parish who is not receiving a Dolly Parton Imagination Library book, give their parents a registration form and encourage them to fill it out and mail it to the address below, or register online at
If you know a business, organization or individual who would like to donate funds to support this gift to our children, donations can be sent to:
DPIL - St. Landry-Evangeline United Way; 5367 I-49 S Service Rd; Opelousas, LA 70570