Benefits to Volunteering / Let’s Make a New Year’s Resolution!

Ah yes, the first week of the New Year! It is the time for everyone to make resolutions and set goals for 2017. According to NBC News, the most popular resolutions people have set to accomplish this year are: Get Healthy Get Organized Live Life to the Fullest Learn New [...]

Read this to end 2016 on a high note.

Highlights from 2016 While the world seemed to be going crazy all around us, the Traveling Stories team kept its nose to grind and churned out our best year yet! We asked our core team to share their favorite Traveling Stories memories from 2016. (Warning: you may need a tissue!) [...]

Happy Holidays! – Free Printable Holiday Worksheets

Happy holidays from Traveling Stories! Christmas Eve and the first night of Hanukkah are both on December 24th this year! Kwanzaa follows a few days later and begins on December 26th. To help everyone celebrate, we have provided the links for several FREE printable holiday themed reading worksheets that can [...]

‘Tis the Season for Giving! (Holiday Fundraising Reminders)

This week we would like to take the time to remind you of the Traveling Stories holiday fundraisers currently taking place. 'Tis the season for giving, and we would love if you could find it in your heart to give back this holiday season! Toy Drive [...]

Suggested Holiday Readings

While everyone is snuggly curled up reading their classic Dickens this time of year, why not add a few out of the box books to your holiday reading list! Here are a few unique holiday reading suggestions!   For the kids: Blogger’s note - I can actually remember reading these [...]


Happy #GivingTuesday! Today, people from all around the world are coming together to celebrate and encourage giving! Our goal this #GivingTuesday is to raise a total of $25,000, and only with your help can we make this happen! The campaign, launching today, will run until 12/31/16. Please help us spread [...]

Get Ready for #GivingTuesday!

#GivingTuesday is almost here! The first Tuesday following Thanksgiving, known as #GivingTuesday, is a global day of giving that bonds together both individuals and organizations for one common cause – to do good! Now in it’s fifth year, #GivingTuesday has empowered 45,000+ organizations in 71 different countries to give back. [...]

Traveling Stories 2016 Holiday Toy Drive and Wishlist!

It's that time of year again! We're holding our annual Traveling Stories Holiday Toy Drive to collect unwrapped toys for the StoryTents. As you may already know, whenever kids read a book at our StoryTents, they earn a Book Buck, which the kids can then use to "purchase" prizes we provide. [...]

Announcing a New Partnership

MG International announced this week that it will donate a percentage of the company's total revenue each month to Traveling Stories to support the organization's mission to help kids fall in love with reading by the fourth grade. In America, 82% of disadvantaged children cannot read proficiently by [...]

Humble Bundle And Traveling Stories Are At It Again!

Happy Election Day everyone! What better way to celebrate after “rocking the vote” than treating yourself to some awesome role playing game e-books!? Last week, the exciting new RPG (Role-Playing-Games) Fiction Faves Humble Bundle launched! This bundle will be running from now until November 16th, so make sure to take [...]

StoryTent Postcard Art Contest!

Hear ye, hear ye! Traveling Stories invites all young StoryTent goers to participate in our very first Postcard Art Contest!   As Thanksgiving is soon approaching, the theme for this contest is: “I’m thankful for…” The directions for the contest are very simple: Think about the person or thing you [...]

Join Traveling Stories at Waypoint Public!

As part of the Traveling Stories StoryTent program, we invite you to attend the FREE Family Story Time at Waypoint Public the first Tuesday of every month! This is such a wonderful event that is fun for the whole family! Not only does this monthly gathering serve as a story [...]

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