Dolly Parton's Imagination Library is our county's FREE early literacy program.

  • Children from Birth to age 5 can enroll in the program.
  • Multiple children in the same household can receive books.
  • Child must have a Perry County address
  • Age-appropriate books are mailed to the child’s home.
  • The United Way of Perry County pays for the cost of the books mailed by the Dollywood Foundation.
  • Books are mailed bulk mail and are not forwarded; fill out the change of address form here to continue receiving books.

Sponsorships

  • Businesses and organizations are welcome and encouraged make donations to help fund this program.
  • A $500 donation will give you a monthly sponsorship and allow your business/organization’s name to be placed on each book.
  • To make a donation, mail your check to:
    • “Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library” or “DPIL”
    • United Way of Perry County
    • P.O. Box 73
    • Tell City, IN 47586

The following Organizations and Companies are currently or have served as sponsors for DPIL books:

  • Riverside Diner
  • Schreiber Family Charities
  • State Farm Insurance
  • Tell City First Baptist ABW
  • Tell City Lions Club
  • Tell City Kiwanis Club
  • Tri-Kappa Associates
  • Mu Gamma Sorority
  • Mu Lambda Sorority
  • Mulzer Foundation
  • William Tell Elementary
  • German American Bank
  • Golden Living Center
  • Kiwanis Foundation
  • Legacy Financial Group
  • PCCF Women for Women
  • PCHS Honor Society
  • Tri-Kappa Sorority
  • Perry County Retired Teachers
  • Perry Central Schools
  • Perry Central Optimist Club
  • Butler Family Dentistry
  • Chicago’s Pizza
  • Delta Kappa Gamma Society
  • Fifth Third Bank 

We appreciate your support of early literacy in Perry County!