Our Program

About Us

The Lowndes County Imagination Library, a non-profit founded by The Commercial Dispatch and Columbus Arts Council, is an affiliate of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, which has been promoting childhood literacy since 1996.

Our office is located within The Commercial Dispatch office in Columbus, MS. Staff include the Program Coordinator and an AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer. To quote Shakespeare, "Though [we] be but little, [we are] fierce!" Our program currently has 1,000 children enrolled and has mailed over 10,000 books to local children.