Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
Kimball and South Haven area 6-year-olds have received a beautifully-bound gift book about positive character-building traits entitled "My Favorite Book."
The book is delightfully illustrated in full color and is organized into multiple stories concerned with teaching positive citizenship values to youngsters.
The core character-building traits covered in the "My Favorite Book" include the importance of family, taking personal responsibility, kindness and compassion, cooperation, honesty, gratitute, self-respect, and respect toward others.
"My Favorite Book" published by Goodwill Publishers is being distributed to more than 45,000 children in 254 Minnesota communities this year.
The Ambassador Company organizes distribution statewide by working with fire departments, libraries, police departments, sheriff departments, nur-sing homes, churches, and schools to get the book into kids' hands.
Distribution in the Kimball community area was assisted by the Kimball Police Department.
Home-schooled area 6-year-olds may pick up a copy of "My Favorite Book" by contacting the Kimball Police Department.
Local businesses sponsoring the "My Favorite Book" distribution include"
Kuechle Underground Inc.
Hendricks Sand and Gravel, Inc.
Thomes Insurance Group- Kimball office
Knaus Sausage House
The sponsors participate w;ith the hope of helping to provide positive uplifting material that is influential to young people, their parents, and the community as a whole.