PBS KIDS Utah provides support for Mini Reading Marathons hosted at libraries, schools, and community service organizations located in rural communities outside Salt Lake County. These Mini Reading Marathons held throughout the state reach populations affected by Utah’s geography and provide access to this important early literacy initiative.

Mini Reading Marathon Recipients in 2018

The following list and map contain the names and locations of the organization that received Mini Reading Marathon grants in 2018:

Allies with Families/ Healthy Happy U Afterschool in Panguitch
Cottonwood Elementary in Orangeville
Crimson View Elementary in Saint George
Enterprise Elementary in Enterprise
Ephraim Public Library in Ephraim
Garden City Library in Garden City
Grand County Public Library in Moab
Huntington Library in Huntington
Minersville Public Library in Minersville
Newton Town Library in Newton
Orangeville Library in Orangeville
Utah Online School in Richfield
Washington Library in Washington
Water Canyon Elementary School in Hildale
Wilson Elementary in Logan


Emma Eccles Jones Foundation            R. Harold Burton Foundation            Chevron

Beesley Family Foundation            George Q. Morris Foundation            Herbert L. and Elsa B. Michael Foundation            Lawrence T. & Janet T. Dee Foundation            Molina Healthcare            Ruth Eleanor Bamberger Memorial Foundation            Western Digital Corporation Fund

Utah Medical Association Foundation            Nancy Eccles & Homer M. Hayward Family Foundation in honor of Cleone Peterson Eccles            Castle Foundation            Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Foundation            Henry W. and Leslie M. Eskuche Foundation