Warning: include_once(/home6/errortot/public_html/wareferst/wp-content/plugins/wp-super-cache/wp-cache-phase1.php): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/errortot/public_html/wareferst/wp-content/advanced-cache.php on line 14

Warning: include_once(): Failed opening '/home6/errortot/public_html/wareferst/wp-content/plugins/wp-super-cache/wp-cache-phase1.php' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/local/php71/pear') in /home/errortot/public_html/wareferst/wp-content/advanced-cache.php on line 14
About Ware Ferst – Ferst Foundation of Ware County

About Ware Ferst

Early learning success begins with books at home.

parallax background

By The Numbers

61%

of low-income families


Do not have a single book suitable for a child.
50%

of children from low-income communities


Start first grade up to two years behind their peers.
75%

of students who are poor readers


In the third grade will remain poor readers in high school.
66%

of students who cannot read proficiently by 4th grade


Will end up in jail or on welfare

Some things can wait.
Investing in our children is not one of them.