The mission of Beyond the Books Educational Foundation is to fund innovative enrichment programs for the students of McLean County Unit District No. 5 and Bloomington District 87 Public Schools.
The foundation is committed to educational excellence in the core academic areas, the arts and humanities, sciences and technology.Learn More
The Beyond the Books Educational Foundation could not be what it is today without support from you. For years, your generosity has allowed us to fund grants in local schools and further each child’s education in both Unit 5 and District 87.Make A Donation
Beyond the Books grant applications for next school year are OPEN until Monday, March 4th at 11:59 pm. Check out this post for more information.Read More
Beyond the Books is pleased to announce that its 2022 Annual Report is now available. Please review this document to learn more about our incredible foundation and its program, board, and awards last year.Read More
Beyond the Books announced its 2023-2024 grant winners in a Facebook Live at 4pm on Monday, May 8th.Read More